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Drug Discovery and Safety: Diagnostics and Imaging MSc

Online Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam Faculty of Sciences

Full time September MSc Full-time: 2 years

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Challenging and relevant for society

Sixty per cent of all diseases are still incurable. So there are plenty of opportunities to tackle complex challenges. If you are fascinated by the idea of developing new pharmacological therapies and medicines, then this is the Master’s programme for you.

If you study Drug Discovery and Safety at VU Amsterdam, you will gain insight into drug discovery research from a unique chemical perspective. From the characterisation of molecular causes of pathology to the generation of new therapeutics to treat diseases, and from small molecules and proteins to complex diseases and medicines.


Learn how to design analytical methods or radiopharmaceuticals

In the Diagnostics and Imaging specialisation, you will combine radiopharmaceutical sciences with

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Entry Requirements

In order to gain admission to the Drug Discovery and Safety Master’s programme, you will need to have at least a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited research university including at least three full years of academic study amounting to a minimum of 180 ECTS or equivalent. We do not require a GRE or GMAT test score. A Bachelor degree obtained at an applied university or higher vocational education (HBO in Dutch) in most cases does not grant direct access to the programme (only exceptionally high ranking students stand a chance of admission).


EU/EER Student: € 2,168
NON-EU Student: € 15,320

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