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Advanced Project in Molecular Biology

  • Number of credits 30 Credits
  • Level Master’s level
  • Starting Autumn Term 2018

About the course

Project in Molecular Biology 30 ECTS-credits is to be carried out within the subjects of the following research areas: Molecular Biology, Genetics, Microbiology and Animal Physiology. The project is carried out individually under supervision and is examined by a written report in English.

The course is run any time during the semester. Please contact the Department if you wish to start any other time than indicated below.

Application and eligibility

Advanced Project in Molecular Biology, 30 hp


Lectures begin on week starting 3 September 2018


Lectures end during the week of 14 January 2019

Study location




Type of studies

Daytime, 100%

Required Knowledge

180 ECTS from completed courses including at least 60 ECTS in the area of Life Science of which altogether at least 45 ECTS in Genetics, Microbiology, Physiology and Cell- and Molecular Biology; 30 ECTS from finished courses in Chemistry of which at least 7.5 ECTS in Biochemistry as well as 30 ECTS in Molecular Biology at the advanced level; documented practical experience of laboratory work comprising a minimum of 30 ECTS. Proficiency in English equivalent to Swedish upper secondary course English B/6.


Academic credits Applicants in some programs at Umeå University have guaranteed admission to this course. The number of places for a single course may therefore be limited.

Application code



Online applications are now open. You will be transferred to Application deadline is 16 April 2018.

Application and Tuition fees

As a citizen of a country outside the European Union (EU), the European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland, you are required to pay application and tuition fees for studies at Umeå University.

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