Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB)

Biomolecular Sciences, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
  • Tuition
    1450
    Tuition (Year)
    234
    Tuition (Year)
  • English
    Language
You already have a bachelors degree in biology, chemistry, or biomedical science, but youre still fascinated by the biochemical unity that underlies the worlds biological diversity? Then the masters in Biomolecular Sciences atVrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB) is the programme youre looking for!

About

This fundamentally multidisciplinary and predominantly research-oriented programme covers the various boundaries between chemical, biological, physical and computational sciences and focuses on the understanding of cellular processes, biological molecules and their interactions. The Biomolecular Sciences programme is delivered by Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB).

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Programme Structure

Courses Included:

  • Protein Structure and Function
  • Mechanisms, Kinetics and Applications of Enzyme Catalysis
  • Molecular Biophysics
  • Cellular Biology and Immunology
  • Molecular Parasitology
  • Recombinant Antibody Engineering
  • Plant Molecular Biology
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Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    All students who require visa and apply after April 1st (and before June 1st, as this is the deadline) will be charged an administrative cost of 100.

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Duration 24 months
  • Credits
    120 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go To The Course Website
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English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL – or Test OF English as a Foreign Language – offers a paper-based test (PBT). The final, overall PBT score ranges between 310 and 677, and is based on an average taken from the three test components (listening, structure, and reading). The writing part of this test is scored separately on a scale of 0-6. Read more about TOEFL (PBT).

  • Minimum required score:

    72

    The TOEFL – or Test Of English as a Foreign Language – offers an internet-based test (iBT). The final, overall iBT score ranges between 0 and 120, and includes a scaled average from the four components (reading, listening, speaking, and writing). Read more about TOEFL (iBT).

Academic Requirements


General required documents:

  • passport
  • picture
  • bachelor degree (or enrollment certificate when you are in your final year)
  • transcript of records
  • proof of language proficiency

Extra documents per program you apply for:

  • all documents as stated above +
  • motivation letter
  • 2 reference letters
  • not required for Master of management, international business and communication studies
  • if you apply for a science program this must be written by an academic
  • you may use thetemplatebut it is not obligatory

Chinese nationals:

  • all documents als stated above +
  • APS certificate

Tuition Fee Per Year

  • EUR 1450 International
  • EUR 234 EU/EEA
  • EEA-student formula: Fixed fee = 234,10 +Fee per credit = 11,20
  • Non-EEA-student formula: Fixed fee = 1450,00+Fee per credit = 25,00

Funding

Scholarships

The Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB) participates in many scholarship programmes offering grants to all levels of study (from Bachelor to Ph.D level), in various regions, both for short and longer stays.

StudyPortals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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