Master Molecular Biophysics

  • On Campus
  • 24 months
  • EUR29237 per Full programme (International

    Tuition fee for the international students.

    Free (EEA

    European Economic Area tuition fee is applicable to the students from EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland.

  • English ( Take IELTS test or Find a course )
| Stockholm, Sweden
The Master's program in Molecular Biophysics at Stockholm University provides a molecular view of the phenomena of life and a thorough education in the experimental and computational methods used to study them.



All courses are given by professors who perform world-class research. Hands-on laboratory course work is an integrated and essential part of the program. The final degree project is an excellent opportunity to run your own research project. Here you have the choice between a wide variety of techniques and research topics.

The Masters degree program in Molecular Biophysics is aimed at students from Sweden and abroad with a bachelor degree in chemistry or physics. No knowledge in biology is required. The program is free of tuition fee for EU citizens and all courses are given in English. It is organized by the Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics of Stockholm University.

Program Structure

The Master´s degree program in Molecular Biophysics consists of six mandatory courses, up to 9 weeks of courses that can be chosen freely, and a research project of 27 to 36 weeks. Three versions of the program are shown below which depend on the length of the research project. Note that you are free to chose when in year 2 you want to do your research project. For example, you can do the shorter project at the beginning of year 2 if you want to read courses in the following spring term. Each year of study corresponds to 60 ECTS credits (c).

Detailed Course Facts

Start dates and application deadlines

Started in

    Deadline was:
  • ( International

    Deadline applies if you do not have the same nationality as the university.

  • ( EEA

    Deadline applies if your country of nationality is in the EEA (European Economic Area)


Dates reflect the university's timezone.

Tuition fee
  • EUR29237 per full programme ( International

    Tuition fee for the international students.

  • Free ( EEA

    European Economic Area tuition fee is applicable to the students from EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland.

Tuition fees only concern citizens outside the EU, EES and Switzerland
  • First instalment: 70000 SEK
  • Total course/programme fee: 280000 SEK
Credits (ECTS) 120 ECTS
Duration full-time 24 months
Delivery mode On Campus
Educational variant Full-time

Course Content

Courses included:
  • Structural Biochemistry
  • The Molecular Properties of Proteins: Structure, Function and Disease
  • Bioinformatics
  • Structure and Dynamics of Biological Membranes
  • Biophysical Chemistry
  • Spectroscopy of Biological Molecule
For more information, please visit the programme website.


Special eligibility requirements
Bachelor's including 90 ECTS credits in Chemistry and/or Physics. Alternatively, a total of 180 credits, of which at least 150 credits should be within the Natural Sciences including 60 credits in Chemistry and/or Physics.

International students should consider taking a Pre-Master to gain access to universities in Sweden when:

  • You are considered ineligible for admission
  • You need to improve your academic, study, research or language skills
Search all Pre-Masters

We Are Helping Thousands of Students to Find a University Abroad!

Fortunately enough I was able to find StudyPortals. Right from the start of the application to getting the confirmation of admission I was using StudyPortals.

Sign up for your personal newsletter and we will help you too.

We will send you all the information you need to find your dream study programme!

The Global Study Awards: get funded with up to £10,000 to study abroad

Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, StudyPortals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.

Stockholm University

Stockholm, Sweden

Sweden Stockholm University is one of the 100 highest ranked universities in the world and a leading European university. First class education and research ensure that you get the most out of your studies. Leading experts will teach and guide you in an academic environment with international exchange at every level.

Enter your qualifications