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The Master´s Degree Programme in Biomedical Sciences – Drug Discovery and Development specialisation track trains experts for the entire drug development chain.
The studies in Drug Discovery and Development give you a deep understanding of up-to-date methods applied to identify and validate new drug targets and to generate lead drug molecules. It also provides knowledge of technological innovations as well as methods of clinical drug research and development phases, clinical trial design, study planning and biostatistics. In addition, you will learn about drug regulatory science and pharmacovigilance.
After graduation, you will master drug discovery and development processes as well as procedures applied in drug regulatory science. You will also be familiar with the role of drug
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A nationally recognized first cycle degree – normally a Bachelor’s degree – from an accredited institution of higher education which corresponds to at least 180 ECTS (European credits) or to three years of full-time study.
Your degree is in a relevant field for the Master’s degree programme that you’re applying to, such as: bioengineering, biochemistry, bioinformatics, biology, biomedical sciences, chemistry, medical sciences, other life sciences, pharmacology and pharmacy.
Applicants must have excellent English language skills and a certificate that proves those skills.
Free for citizens of EU/EEA countries or Switzerland.
For other countries, please visit Please see the university website for further information on fees for this course. for details.
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The University of Turku is an international research university and an active academic community of nearly 24,000 students and employees. As one of the leading universities in Finland, the University of Turku offers study and research opportunities in seven faculties and seven independent units - expertise ranging from humanities to natural sciences.Read more
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