The course shall give the student practical experience of research in Molecular Biology at Umeå University. The practise is being performed individually under the supervision of a research group leader at The Department of Molecular Biology and follows a plan prepared by the supervisor. It is imperative that the student takes responsibility for organising supervision by a research group leader approved by the department by at least one month before the course commences. The student is also supposed to participate in different activities in the research group like group meetings, seminars, and Journal Clubs.
The course is run any time during the semester. Please contact the Department if you wish to start any other time than indicated below.
20 ECTS from finished courses in Chemistry, including at least 5 ECTS in Biochemistry, or alternatively, 20 ECTS from a combination of finished courses in Chemistry and Physics and/or Mathematics, including at least 5 ECTS in Biochemistry; 45 ECTS from finished courses in Biology or Medicine, containing Microbiology, Molecular Biology, Genetics, Cell Biology, and Physiology; practical experience of laboratory work corresponding to a minimum of 5 ECTS.
Please note: This application round is intended only for applicants within the EU/EEA and Switzerland.
Online application service in Swedish will open 20 February 2019 at 13:00 CET.
Application deadline is
15 March 2019.
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.