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Medical Biotechnologies

University of Padua
Italy, Padua
Department of Molecular Medicine Italy, Via Gabelli, 63 - 35121 Padova
Tuition fee €2,600 per year

In order to accept your Offer at the University of Padova, you must pay the first instalment of tuition fees for a.y. 2019/20 (see below).

The total amount of tuition fees due per each academic year can be significantly waived based on your “Equivalent Economic Status Index – ISEE”. For further information on how to obtain your ISEE and other income-based reductions, see:

Application fee €30 one-time

This fee is non-refundable.

Deposit €187 one-time

In order to accept your place at the University of Padova, the payment of the first instalment is required. This fee is non-refundable.

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The Master’s Degree provides deep biomedical knowledge concerning the connections between the structure and function of biomolecules and biosystems operating at cell or tissue level, and of the organism in physiological and pathological conditions. Practical training in laboratory represents a relevant part of the programme.

Programme structure

1st Year: Advanced Biomedical Technologies; Laboratory Activities; Laboratory Medicine Technologies and Molecular Diagnostics; Pharmaceutical Biotechnology: design and analysis of biopharmaceuticals; Proteomics and Bioinformatics; Cell and Organ Physiology and Medical Pathophysiology; Genetics; Immunology and General Pathology; Nanobiotechnology
2nd Year: Experimental Models in vivo and in vitro; Pharmacology and Molecular Therapies; Stem Cell Biology and Molecular Biology of Development

Career opportunities

Graduates work as heads of research laboratories and project coordinators related to biotechnologies applied to human beings, with emphasis on pharmaceutical products and vaccines, taking into account ethical, technical, and legal implications. They are able to assist doctors in the diagnosis and in the therapeutic phases implying the manipulation of cells, genes and other bio-systems.

Apply now! Academic year 2020/21
Application start
Jan 7, 2020
Application deadline
Mar 7, 2020 23:59
Europe/Rome time
Studies commence
Oct 1, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States