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Biotechnology, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
The aim of the Biotechnology course at University of Wroclaw is acquiring basic knowledge of the molecular basis of biological phenomena and processes through learning mathematics, statistics, chemistry, physics, as well as molecular biology, genetics, microbiology, biology of the cell and biotechnology.
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Overview

Key facts:

  •  acquisition of deeper knowledge in the biochemistry of proteins, carbohydrates and lipid compounds, their structures and functions, as well as their metabolisms,
  •  acquisition of the skills to use various experimental techniques required for employment in the biotechnological industry, as well as various types of laboratories (analytical, research or industrial), 
  •  understanding of computer and language tools, their application for collection, analysis and presentation of data during professional work,
  •  preparing the student to conduct an independent or collaborative research practice, to discuss results, to formulate statements, and write reports.

Career

Upon successful completion of the Biotechnology course at University of Wroclaw, the graduate will have the basic knowledge in molecular basics of biological phenomena and processes and advanced knowledge in biochemistry, will be able to apply this knowledge in biotechnology, will be prepared to work in laboratory, will apply scientific methods and good experimental designs in scientific experiments, will understand and demonstrate laboratory safety procedures, as well as bioethical standards. 

The graduate will be aware of the need to constantly improve the professional and personal competences.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    185 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Course include:

  • Plant Biology
  • Animal Biology
  • General and Inorganic Chemistry
  • Mathematics
  • Introduction to Biochemical Calculations
  • Computer Sciences
  • English in Life Sciences
  • Basic Laboratory Tech

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    72

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  • Minimum required score:

    6

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General Requirements

Required documents:

  • High School graduation certificate or equivalent with decision about nostrification 
  • High School transcript of grades
  • Certificate confirming access to higher education in your country
  • Certificate confirming  English Language knowledge on B2 level
  • Passport photocopy
  • Digital passport size photo
  • CV
  • Cover Letter

Tuition Fee

  • International

    3650 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3650 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2200 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2200 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.
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  • Tuition for NON-EU: Year 1 - 3650 EUR, Year 2 - 3500 EUR, Year 3 - 3500 EUR. 

Living costs for Wroclaw

  • 2070 - 3400 PLN/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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