International opportunities for students

The new didactic regulation for a.y. 2020/2021 is under approval at the Italian Ministry for Education. If approved the course will consist of four tracks as follows: 

Biotechnology track (BIOT)
Scientific Programming
Computational Genomics
Biotechnology Engineering

Biocomputational Track (BIOC)
Quantum mechanics
Data Mining
Computational Genomics
Experimental and Computational Biochemistry
Biotechnology Engineering 

Computational track (COMP)
Molecular Biology of the Cell
Chemistry and Biochemistry
Biological Networks and Data Analysis
Mathematical Modeling

Physical track (PHYS)
Molecular Biology of the Cell
Organic and Biological Chemistry
Algorithms and Data Structures
Genetic and Metabolic Engineering 
Machine Learning
Computational Biophysics

Biological Networks and Data Analysis
Theoretical Methods for Soft Matter
Laboratory of Biological Data Mining
Mathematical Modeling
Biotechnology Management and Regulations
Quantum Chemistry

For all tracks
Research Seminars/Journal Club
English B2 
Final thesis

A.Y. 2019/2020

Teaching activities include lectures, laboratory activities, and seminars. For further detailed information about the Master’s degree programme please check the corresponding prospectus (Manifesto degli studi) for the current academic year and for further details about each course units (course objectives, content, lecture materials etc.) please check the Course listing.

Cancer Biology track:

Biostatistics (12 credits) - Mandatory
Scientific Programming (12 credits) - Mandatory
Genomics (12 credits) - Mandatory
Biotechnology Engineering (12 credits) - Mandatory
English B2 (3 credits) - Mandatory
Molecular Physics (12 credits)
Bioinformatics (12 credits)
Biological Networks and Data Analysis  (12 credits)
Computational Biophysics  (12 credits)
Data Mining  (12 credits)
Mathematical modeling  (12 credits)
Biotechnology Management and Regulations  (12 credits)

Computational track:
Molecular Biology of the Cell  (12 credits) - Mandatory
Chemistry and Biochemistry  (12 credits) - Mandatory
Biological Networks and Data Analysis  (12 credits) - Mandatory
Mathematical Modeling  (12 credits) - Mandatory
English B2 (3 credits) - Mandatory
Molecular Physics (12 credits)
Bioinformatics (12 credits)
Computational Biophysics (12 credits)
Data Mining  (12 credits)
Biotechnology Management and Regulations  (12 credits)

Physical track:
Molecular Biology of the Cell  (12 credits) - Mandatory
Analytical Chemestry and Biochemestry (6 credits) - Mandatory
Algorithms and data Structures (6 credits) - Mandatory
Genetic and Metabolic Engineering  (6 credits) - Mandatory
Machine Learning  (6 credits) - Mandatory
Computatonal Biophysics  (12 credits) - Mandatory
English B2 (3 credits) - Mandatory
Programmimng  (6 credits) 
Bioinformatics  (12 credits)
Biological Networks and Data (12 credits) 
Theoretical Methods for Soft Matter (12 credits) 
Laboratory of Biological data Mining (6 credits) 
Mathematical Modeling (12 credits) 
Biotechnology Management and regulations (12 credits) 

Other credits (second year):
Elective courses (12 credits)
Stage/Internship (6 credits)
Final thesis (15 credits)

For the list of elective courses please check the prospectus for the QCB programme (Manifesto degli studi).

Complete Programme 120 CFU or ECTS.