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UP.PT - Faculty of Sciences

Masters Degree in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology

The Master's Degree in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology from FCUP equips professionals with skills directed towards innovation and the creation of scientific knowledge, covering the fundamentals and applied science, in the emerging interface field at the intersection of computer science and biology. The course is structured to allow students to acquire knowledge and transversal skills in mathematics, computation, biochemistry and biology (the latter two from a computational perspective).

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Main subjects: Genomics, Transcriptomics, Epigenomics; Data Science; Design and discovery of drugs/medication;
Evolutionary biology; Development of algorithms and biological data bases; Metagenomics.

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Faculty of Sciences
Type of Course
Masters Degree
4 Semesters / 120.0 ECTS
Portuguese and English
Annual Tuition Fee (Full Tuition Fee)
National: 1625.00€
International: 4687.50€
CPLP International: 2812.50€

All the information presented relates to 2023/2024

Registration and Accreditation


Registration n.ºR/A-Cr 25/2018 in May 16, 2018


Date of publication of the accreditation decision: March 14, 2018

Validity of accreditation: 6 years

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