Official Master's degree for applying computing to health

Official University Master's degree at UPF and UB

Bioinformatics for health sciences. BIOINFO

UPF - Universitat Pompeu Fabra. Màsters Oficials
A Barcelona (Spagna)
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Informazioni importanti

  • Master
  • Barcelona (Spagna)
  • Durata:
    2 Years
  • Quando:
    Settembre 2017
  • Internship

Official Master's degree lasting two academic years focused on training pupils in the development of new computational strategies and computing systems for research into biomedicine with a dual academic and professional focus.

Informazioni importanti

Requisiti: Official European university degree (or a degree in law, engineering, architecture, a diploma in engineering or quantity surveying). In the case of foreign degrees: an equivalent degree from an authorised higher-level educational establishment and academic record for the accredited official training including average grade from the original university. Ideal academic degree areas are: Biology, Medicine, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Pharmacy, Veterinary Studies, Engineering, Chemistry, Physics or Mathematics or related areas. B2 level of English.

Nationally recognised qualification: Official University Master's degree - Ministry of Education



Dove e quando

Inizio Luogo
Barcelona, Spagna
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Former Student
Il meglio One of the key elements to highlight is the high optional subjects, which enables training in a wide range of topics in bioinformatics in the biomedical environment, especially in computational techniques.

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Corso realizzato: Ottobre 2012 | Recomendarías este centro? Sí.

Cosa impari in questo corso?

Data analysis
Biocomputing of the genome
Structural biocomputing
Biology of systems
Biomedical computing
Bioinformatics for health sciences
Genome Bioinformatics
Structural Bioinformatics


Course 1 (compulsory subjects)Subject
  • Principles of Genome Bioinformatics 
  • Structural Bioinformatics 
  • Information Extraction from "Omics" Technologies  
Course 1 (optional subjects)Term 1 - Subjects
  • Introduction to PERL
  • Introduction to Algorithmics
  • Elements of Biocomputing
  • Biomedical Data Analysis
  • Elements of Mathematics
  • Genomes and Systems
  • Introduction to Biomedicine
Term 2 - Subjects
  • Advanced Genome Bioinformatics
  • Databases and Web Development
  • Introduction to PYTHON
Term 3 - Subjects
  • Computer-Assisted Drug Discovery
  • Computational Systems Biology
  • Applied Genomics: Genome-Phenome Analysis in Human Health 
  • Molecular Simulations
Course 2 (compulsory subjects)
  • Research in Bioinformatics 
  • Science in Action
  • Design and Management of Research Projects
  • Master Completion Project

Ulteriori informazioni

The cost for non-UE students is: € 4.063,91