Study Biology in Belgium

Master's Degrees in
Biology in Belgium

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Studying Biology

Biology is the classical natural science that studies life or, more specifically, all forms of living organisms. The foundations of modern biology are cell theory, evolution, genetics, homeostasis and energy. Branches of biology are practiced in science laboratories by Master degree graduates in biology.

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Studying in Belgium

The Kingdom of Belgium (Dutch: Koninkrijk België; French: Royaume de Belgique; German: Königreich Belgien) is a country in northwest Europe bordered by the Netherlands, Germany, Luxembourg and France and is one of the founding and core members of the European Union.

12 Biology Master's degrees in Belgium

M.Sc. Molecular Biology

The interuniversity master’s programme in Molecular Biology from Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB) places a high emphasis on the theoretical and practical skill set of young scientists.This programme especially hopes to allure young scientists from developing countries who are already involved in either human or animal health care or agricultural research. 

Faculty of Science and Bio-engineering Sciences
M.Sc. Biology

Biodiversity crisis, stem cell research and avian flue: every day, biologists face new research challenges, from the level of single molecules to whole ecosystems. A Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB) master’s degree in Biology allows you to contribute to research, share your knowledge through teaching, or to apply it in public service or private industry.

Faculty of Science and Bio-engineering Sciences
M.Sc. Biomolecular Sciences

You already have a bachelor’s degree in biology, chemistry, or biomedical science, but you’re still fascinated by the biochemical unity that underlies the world’s biological diversity? Then the master’s in Biomolecular Sciences at Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB) is the programme you’re looking for!

Faculty of Science and Bio-engineering Sciences
M.Sc. Bioinformatics

Bioinformaticians are distinguished by their ability to formulate biologically relevant questions, design and implement the appropriate solution by managing and analysing high-throughput molecular biological and sequence data, and interpret the obtained results. The Bioinformatics programme is delivered by University of Leuven.

Faculty of Bioscience Engineering
M.Sc. Biology - Biodiversity: Conservation and Restoration

Biology is a fundamental scientific discipline focusing on formulating and testing hypotheses through observations and experiments in the lab or the field. As a Biology student, you will thus be actively involved in ongoing research in the various internationally oriented research groups of the department of Biology, whatever the specialisation you choose.

Faculty of Science
M.Sc. Biology

The MSc in Biology is a specialised yet flexible programme that ranges from molecular and cellular biology to functional and evolutionary biology and on to population and community ecology. It emphasises problem-solving, independent thinking and communication. 

Faculty of Science
M.Sc. Molecular Biology

Molecular biology is the discipline within the life sciences aimed at understanding the molecular basis of life in health and disease. It is a multidisciplinary area of study and deals with the structure and function of molecules as well as their interplay in creating the phenomenon of life. 

Faculty of Bioscience Engineering
M.Sc. Biophysics, Biochemistry and Biotechnology

The Master of Biophysics, Biochemistry and Biotechnology is an international interdisciplinary study programme offered by the Faculty of Science and the Faculty of Medicine in collaboration with the Departments of Physics and Astronomy, Chemistry, Biology, the Medical Imaging Centre, and the Physiology Research Group.

Faculty of Science
M.Sc. Comparative Vertebrate Morphology

The joint M.Sc. in Comparative Vertebrate Morphology at the University of Antwerp teaches students the fundamentals of animal-related biomedical research, focusing on how to interpret data, analyse findings and decide on potential applications based on findings. The Master’s provides courses on basic biology and vertebrate anatomy, histology and embryology, as well as on scientific methodology.

Faculty of Pharmaceutical, Biomedical and Veterinary Sciences