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Master's Degrees in
Biology in France

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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 France

Except for universities for architecture, arts and design as well as engineering & management, France is also famous for its good food and wine. The French universities offer a broad range of programmes, no matter if you study in Paris, Nancy or Bordeaux.

12 Biology Master's degrees in France

Master Infectious Diseases

The Infectious Diseases Master’s Degree is carried out by Université Claude Bernard Lyon 1 and Université Jean Monnet and labelled Université de Lyon

ENS de Lyon et Université Claude Bernard Lyon1
M.Sc. Chemistry and Life Sciences

Chemistry and Life Sciences programme is offered at the Université Grenoble Alpes (UGA). Chemistry is an interdisciplinary science, connected to life sciences, material sciences, and physics: our curriculum reflects this interdisciplinarity. After two years, your acquired competence will enable you to pursue your career in various areas of chemistry, in either academic research or industry.

M.Sc. Green Chemistry and Processes for Renewable Feedstocks

The Master “Green Chemistry and Processes for Renewable Feedstocks” focuses on the area of the conversion of renewable resources by chemical or biochemical reactions or by physical processes; the courses deal with the knowledge of vegetable raw materials, the set up of the chemical reaction and its catalysis, the operation of the biological reaction (enzymatic or fermentation) and the separation processes that result.

English Master Programmes
Master Biology

In accordance with the European Higher Education system, the Biology Master is composed of 4 semesters of 30 European credits (ECTS) each. Students can be admitted directly to the second year (in English) if they have studied 4 years post high school.

M.Sc. Systems and Synthetic Biology

The vigorous development of Systems and Synthetic Biology constitutes a huge challenge that must be met both from the research and education perspectives. mSSB represents the first step towards nurturing a new brand of researchers and engineers to face up to the challenge.

Institut de Biologie Systémique et Synthétique (iSSB)
M.Sc. Biology of Marine Organisms

This international Master program provides students with a solid grounding in the integrative biology of marine organisms along with more applied training in animal and plant aquaculture, environment quality assessment techniques, genomics and biotechnologies. Partner universities have been selected for the complementary nature of their expertise in these fields.

Master Biology Agrosciences

This international Master program Biology Agrosciences from University of Bordeaux integrates plant biotechnology and agrofood technology within course content in order to deal with innovation challenges in agriculture.

Master BioSciences

The BioSciences Master is a high-level academic program in general biology with a special emphasis on research. However, a certain degree of specialization is possible through the choice of electives and internships.

ENS de Lyon et Université Claude Bernard Lyon1