M.Sc in Biotechnology


Area of Studies

engineering, technology



Degree (in English)


  • English
Course Duration

2 years (4 semesters)

ECTS points



Faculty of Biology, Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań

Tuition and Other Fees

Tuition Fee 0 PLN

Application Deadline(s)


Course Description

Course Profile

MSc study programme introduces you to the biomedical aspects of biotechnology. The programme covers the latest concepts, achievements, and methodologies of medical biotechnology. It will develop the necessary practical skills in biomedical and molecular biology techniques, project management, will give a hands-on experience with commonly used as well as sophisticated instrumentation, and will explore the requirements of bioeconomy and biotechnological legislation. Programme finishes with an MSc title.

Degree course assets

Alumni will be equipped with practical skills to apply novel biotechnology and molecular biology techniques in practice. They will be well prepared to design and realize research projects and are familiar with law regulations in biotechnology field. They will be eligible to continue education for PhD degree, and will be valuable employees in research institutions and commercial companies. Excellent skills in scientific English will help them to develop career in international environment.

Selected study areas

  • Developmental biology,
  • Animal models of human diseases,
  • Human molecular genetics,
  • Molecular therapies,
  • Biomaterials,
  • New generation pharmaceuticals,
  • Structural biology,
  • High - throughput technologies in biotechnology  ,
  • Business of biotechnology: fundamentals (bioeconomy),
  • Advanced course in scientific English.

Work opportunities

Alumni are well prepared for work in Poland and abroad in broad range of institutions:

  • at universities and scientific institutes,
  • to continue education within PhD programmes,
  • in biological and biotechnological laboratories (analytics, diagnostics),
  • in companies from biotechnology, pharmacy and chemistry fields,
  • knowledge from studies will help to start own biotechnology company.

Education Requirements

Set of documents

  • photo file which will be used when generating the personal questionnaire
  • a scan of university diploma


Student's Affair Office, email: ibmib@amu.edu.pl

Address: ul. Uniwersytetu Poznańskiego 6,

+48 61 829 59 50


Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznań


ul. Wieniawskiego 1
61-712 Poznań, Poland

phone: +48 61 829 43 85
email: welcome@amu.edu.pl
www: http://www.international.amu.edu.pl

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