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Applied Virology

  • Number of credits 7.5 credits
  • Level Master’s level
  • Starting Spring Term 2023

Admitted to the course

Here you will find everything you need to know before the course starts.

About the course

This advanced course gives an overview of various aspects related to the field of virology through lectures, laboratory exercise, and literature-based self-studies. During the course basic and advanced methods in virology, the design of strategies for anti-viral drug development and the use of viruses in various biomedical settings will be discussed.

Application and eligibility

Applied Virology, 7.5 credits

Det finns inga tidigare terminer för kursen Spring Term 2023 Det finns inga senare terminer för kursen


20 February 2023


26 March 2023

Study location




Type of studies

Daytime, 100%

Required Knowledge

180 credits, including at least 60 ECTS in Biology (for example Cell Biology, Molecular Biology) as well as 20 credits in Chemistry. Proficiency in English equivalent to Swedish upper secondary course English B/6.

Entry requirements


Academic credits

Application code



Application deadline was 17 October 2022. Please note: This second application round is intended only for EU/EEA/Swiss citizens. Submit a late application at Universityadmissions.se.

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.

Application fee

SEK 900

Tuition fee, first instalment

SEK 18,550

Total fee

SEK 18,550

Contact us

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Contactperson for the course is:
Marta Bally