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Biotechnology MSc

Degree: Master of Sciences (M.Sc.) in Biotechnology

Duration of training 2 years
Language of instruction English
Tuition fee for the academic year 2021/2022 5500 EUR / semester

Dr. Balogh Péter

Description of the programme

The use of biotechnology in medicine is becoming ever more widespread under continuous pressure from clinical needs. The development of sophisticated diagnostic methods, effective drug design and personalized therapies all require biotechnology.

Our programme has two practice-based tracks:

  • medical biotechnology and
  • pharmaceutical biotechnology.

Both tracks will equip graduates with the knowledge and skills necessary to excel in basic research, as well as the clinical and pharmaceutical applications of biotechnology.

The programme aims to deliver general knowledge in economics, management and business law. Although the course will cover mainly European Union practices, it will also discuss relevant issues specific for the USA, China and India.

Master thesis

Candidates will be able to choose from a great variety of subjects in basic laboratory research at the University, or applied research at pharmaceutical or biotechnology companies.

Entry requirements

Candidates should possess a BSc with strong background in biology related subjects.

Candidates should also have a B2 level knowledge in English (TOFEL/IELTS, etc).

Admission will be given on basis of marks obtained in the Entry exam interview.


The application period starts on 15 January 2021 and lasts until 30 June 2021. The entrance exam interview can be taken by the middle of July 2021.

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