The course will give advanced knowledge in genetics and molecular genetics and illustrate how this knowledge is used for analysis of expression and function of gene products. The course also offers training in evaluating scientific data and in studying and discussing scientific literature.
90 ECTS from completed courses containing at least 60 ECTS in Biology, including Cell Biology and Molecular Biology and at least 7.5 ECTS in each of Genetics and Microbiology; 20 ECTS from finished courses in Chemistry; documented practical experience of laboratory work comprising a minimum of 30 ECTS. Proficiency in English equivalent to Swedish upper secondary course English B/6.
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.
The online application opens 15 September 2020 at 13:00 CET.
Application deadline is
15 October 2020.
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.