Master of Science in Biological Sciences

University of Amsterdam

Program Description

Master of Science in Biological Sciences

University of Amsterdam

Biological Sciences at the UvA is a challenging Master's programme with world-renowned research on plant and animal species and the ecosystems to which they belong. It invites you to explore the options to sustainably use and protect the earth’s biodiversity. Your Master’s diploma qualifies for excellent positions both in- and outside the academia, anywhere in the world.

The Master's programme in Biological Sciences at the UvA offers specialised tracks in:

Ecology and Evolution

For expert training in biodiversity science choose the Ecology and Evolution track and become a specialist in topics such as origin and evolution of species, modelling community dynamics, biodiversity change at global and geological time scales (bird migration, the effect of climate change), urban ecology and wildlife conservation.

Freshwater & Marine Biology (formerly Limnology & Oceanography)

If you are eager to expand your knowledge and skills in freshwater or marine ecosystems, dive into the Freshwater and Marine Biology track.

Green Life Sciences

If your focus is on plants and their interaction with the environment at a molecular level, become part of the Green Life Sciences community.

General Biology

If you are looking for the freedom to compile your own programme in biodiversity and life sciences, then the General Biology track is the best option for you.

Career prospects

Your Master’s diploma qualifies for excellent positions both in- and outside the academia, anywhere in the world.

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated October 16, 2018
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2019
Duration
Duration
24 months
Full time
Price
Price
2,060 EUR
The tuition fees for the academic year 2018-2019 are: EU/EEA students €2,060 per year; non-EU/EEA students €14,630 per year. Additional fees may apply.
Information
Deadline
Feb. 1, 2019
Non-EU/EEA students: 1 February. EU/EEA students: 1 May
Locations
Netherlands - Amsterdam, North Holland
Start date : Sept. 2019
Application deadline Feb. 1, 2019
Non-EU/EEA students: 1 February. EU/EEA students: 1 May
End date Request Info
Dates
Sept. 2019
Netherlands - Amsterdam, North Holland
Application deadline Feb. 1, 2019
Non-EU/EEA students: 1 February. EU/EEA students: 1 May
End date Request Info