Biological sciences
Master's Programme
Mode of studies: 
full-time programme
2 years
Tuition fee: 
3000 EUR/4150 EUR
Degree awarded: 
Application deadline: 
Thursday, 11 July, 2024
Day of semester start: 
Monday, 15 July, 2024
Credits (ECTS): 
Admission requirements: 
  1. Bachelor or Master degree certificate
  2. Transcript of grades/supplement from bachelor or master studies
  3. Certificate confirming  English Language knowledge on B2 level
  4. Passport photocopy
  5. Digital passport size photo
  6. CV
  7. Cover Letter
  8. Recommendation letter - made on the base of the template, sent directly by recommender to international@uwr.edu.pl, e-mail tittle: ,,Medical Biotechnology: a recommendation letter” - check template here.

Second level studies in Medical Biotechnology at the Faculty of Biotechnology enable students to develop skills in solving problems arising in experimental work. Individual master's dissertation projects coordinated by the Faculty's research and teaching staff serve this purpose. The second cycle program reflects the specificity and high quality of scientific research of the Faculty's 15 research groups.

What can you learn?

A graduate of Medical Biotechnology:

possesses comprehensive knowledge of the principles and practices of biological sciences, in particular of biochemistry and medical biotechnology, that is essential to perform professional duties in interdisciplinary manner
is proficient in using bioinformatics tools and literature in the English language in his or her professional work;
is prepared to discuss scientific issues;
knows how to arrange individual and team work in the laboratory in accordance with the principles of bioethics and safety;
has knowledge of the implementation of research and application projects, 
knows the principles for the creation and development of individual entrepreneurship and is well informed in the market of biotech companies;
is able to facilitate his or her further learning and career planning;
speaks English at B2+ level and uses professional English vocabulary related to biology, biochemistry, biomedicine and biotechnology.

The program lasts 2 years (4 semesters). To obtain a master's degree, students must write and defend a master thesis.