Master of Science (MSc) in Biochemistry – University of Copenhagen

Master in Biochemistry at the University of Copenhagen

Master of Science (MSc) in Biochemistry

Biochemistry is the right choice for you if you want to undertake basic research or work in the pharmaceutical field. You will address biochemical and molecular biology problems experimentally and theoretically within a focus area of your own choosing.

The programme is offered in English. 

Do you want to be at the cutting edge of the research? To develop new drugs, carry out basic research or create biotechnologigal products of the kind we need as society becomes increasingly environmentally aware? Do you see greatness in small things? At the molecular level?

"The students on my course are really into their subject. The Danes as well as the foreign students. They don't just concentrate on completing their studies. They really take an interest in class. And I like the way students freely can discuss the teaching and the subject.

Vaida, MSc student, Biochemistry

If you are into test tubes, microscopes, computers and a future that is progressing at breakneck speed, an MSc in Biochemistry may just be right for you.

Your MSc will offer you a wide range of career paths to follow. In Denmark as well as internationally.

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