Bioinformatics is one of the scientific disciplines that has had the greatest prominence and impact in recent years, especially after the pandemic generated by COVID-19, thanks to the research, development, and application of computer and computing tools to enable and improve the management of biological data.
Since it is a recently-created discipline, there is a growing demand for specialized professional profiles. This Master's Degree was created in response to this business need to train bioinformatics students who will lead the field in the future.
The degree's main purpose is to offer students highly specialized, top-level education, both at a theoretical and applied level, to effectively meet the growing demand for IT profiles specialized in the management and analysis of clinical data, and with the ability to generate computational models.Read +
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Student profile:Those interested in studying and obtaining the Master's Degree in Bioinformatics, in addition to meeting the requirements imposed by current legislation, must have a degree from the field of:
- Computer engineering and similar.
- Industrial Engineering (any branch)
- Biomedical engineering and similar.
- Biology, biotechnology and similar.
Official Degree:Master’s Degree in Bioinformatics
Learning Center:School of Life and Nature Sciences
Branch of knowledge: Engineering and Architecture
Places offered: 35
Total Credits 60 credits.
Minimum 12 ECTS credits and maximum 60 ECTS credits per enrollment and academic year.
Academic year it was introduced: 2023/2024
Duration: 1 year.
Teaching Type: Classroom attendance
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The student must take 60 credits
Upon completing their studies for the University Master's Degree in Bioinformatics at Nebrija University, graduates must have the ability to apply in the professional field the knowledge they have acquired during the program, and be able to carry out their professional work in the field of biomedical research, making it be applicable at the clinical, academic and research level.More Information of Internships in Companies
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