Nanoscience studies (22 ECTS credits)

Fundamentals of nanoscience (6 ECTS credits)
Seminar in nanoscience (3 ECTS credits)
Practical course in nanoscience:Molecular Interactions* (6 ECTS credits)
Laboratory course in nanoscience: Imaging* (4 ECTS credits)
Computational nanoscience (2 ECTS credits)

*Should be replaced by other laboratory courses, if done in earlier studies.



Cell and molecular biology

Main subject studies (80-100 ETCS credits)

Master’s Thesis (including research training) (40 ETCS credits)

Either (Physical chemistry line)

  • Quantum chemistry (6ETCS credits)
  • Spectroscopy lab (4 ETCS credits)
Or (Organic chemistry line)
  • Advanced course in organic chemistry (6 ETCS credits)
  • Advanced organic chemistry lab, (7 ETCS credits)
Optional advanced courses from (but not limited to):
  • Symmetry and group theory in chemistry (2ETCS credits)
  • Optical spectroscopy (6ETCS credits)
  • Spectroscopy lab (4 ETCS credits)
  • Surface chemistry and catalysis (4 ETCS credits)
  • Materials modelling (5ETCS credits)
  • Advanced computational chemistry (5 ETCS credits)
  • Femtochemistry (3 -6ETCS credits)
  • Laser lab (6 ETCS credits)
  • Supramolecular chemistry (6 ETCS credits)
  • Advanced organic chemistry lab, project work (3 ETCS credits)
  • Basic principles of mass spectrometry (4 ETCS credits)
  • Introduction to material chemistry (4 ETCS credits)
  • Theoretical basis of NMR spectroscopy (4 ETCS credits)
  • Molecular structures and intermolecular interactions (2 ETCS credits)
  • Practical methods of mass spectrometry (2 ETCS credits)

Main subject studies (90 ETCS credits)

Electronics (8 ETCS credits)
Condensed matter physics  (8ETCS credits)
Professional training (internship) (2 ETCS credits)
Master’s Thesis  (30 ETCS credits)

Optional advanced courses, including:


  •  Advanced laboratory (10ETCS credits) or
  • Research training (10ETCS credits)


Examples of other optional advanced courses:

  • Physics of nanoelectronics (8 ETCS credits)
  • Quantum mechanics II (12ETCS credits)
  • Micro- and nanofabrication (5 ETCS credits)
  • Microscopy and lithography (7 ETCS credits)

Main subject studies (85 ETCS credits)

Chemical methods in biology (4 ETCS credits)
Advanced laboratory course in molecular biology (4 ETCS credits)
Practical work training (5 ETCS credits)
Master’s Thesis (30 ETCS credits)

Optional lecture courses from the following list, minimum 12 ECTS credits

Course list:

  • Bioinnovations and business (4 ECTS credits)
  • Advanced course in virology (4 ECTS credits)
  • Advanced course in cell adhesion receptors (4 ECTS credits)
  • Advanced course in cellular vesicle traffic (4 ECTS credits)
  • Fundamentals in immunology (4 ECTS credits)
  • Microbial genetics (4 ECTS credits)
  • Electron microscopy practical course (6 ECTS credits
  • Advanced light microscopy practical course (4 ECTS credits)
  • Chemical biology practicals (4 ECTS credits)

Optional studies ≥ 30 ETCS credits

Optional studies of at least 30 ECTS  credits according to he student’s personal study plan (eg. physics, chemistry, cell and molecular biology, business studies, communication and language studies).