|Qualification awarded||Master of Technological Sciences|
|Field of study||Biotechnology|
|Faculty||Life Sciences Center|
|Study area||Technological Sciences|
|Length of the programme (years)||2 years (4 semesters)|
|Scope of programme (ECTS)||120|
|Language of instruction||English|
|Starting date||1st September|
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WHY MOLECULAR BIOTECHNOLOGY AT VILNIUS UNIVERSITY?
The aim of this program is to train professionals who would like to experience of what studying a doctorate might be, whilst at the same time allowing to earn a high valuable masters level qualification for the carrier in industry. The uniqueness of the program is a study based on individual interdisciplinary specialization according to student’s interest through projects in laboratories and individual contact hours (mentoring). The graduate of this program will be able to plan and conduct a research project, understand and construct the methodology, analyze and present the results to the scientific community and society; effectively co-operate with scientists, engineers and managers; contribute to interdisciplinary teams in solving complex tasks.
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS AND ADMISSION CRITERIA
Bachelor's degree or its equivalent in Life Sciences, Physical Sciences (Biology, Biophysics, Biochemistry, Neurobiology) Technological Sciences (Biotechnology, Materials and Food Technology), Engineering Sciences (Bioengineering).
English language proficiency – the level required - not lower than B2 (following the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR), or TOEFL score 75/IELTS score 6.
Applicants must submit:
- a recommendation of one scientist
- a motivation letter
- a motivational interview will be conducted on the 10-point scale. Criteria of the interview: program selection factors; perspective vision of your professional life; English language skills.
Students can participate in ERASMUS+ mobility programme which gives an opportunity to study at VU’s Partner University or do internship abroad.