Bioinformatics and Systems Biology International educational program ITMO University

Bioinformatics and Systems Biology

Partner University: ITMO University

Place of Study: Russia
Outcome (diploma or credits): Master of Science
Duration: 2 years (120 credits)
Language: English
Application Deadline: 15 July 2020
Admission Requirements: Bachelor degree in Biological Science or related fields with excellent/good grades, basic knowledge of mathematics and programming ,CV & motivation letter. Upper intermediate level of English language (B2 according to CEFR)*
Annual Tuition Fee: 225,000 rubles for Russian students; 245,000 rubles for international students

Career Options: bioinformatics experts in the fields of personalized medicine, the pharmaceutical industry, biotechnology, software development and many others. Besides, you may continue academic career by entering the leading PhD programs in Systems Biology.

Currently, computational methods are widely used in biology (due to the fact that research comes with Big Data). You need to have the skills to be able to work with large amounts of data and to interpret them correctly. This requires competence in both biology and computer science.

Simply put, the situation in modern biology is that to be just a biologist is often not enough. The Bioinformatics and Systems Biology program prepares a new generation of professionals capable of solving bioinformatics problems arising in experimental biology.

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*The applicants are required to pass entrance examination successfully.

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