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