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The Universities of Padua and Bologna jointly offer an innovative, multidisciplinary degree programme, the first two years of which are held in Padua and include courses such as cellular and molecular biology, genetics, bioinformatics and computational biology, biostatistics, and physiology. The third year is focused on the biological bases of diseases (in Padua) or on environmental influences on human health (in Bologna). Courses are taught in English, offering to graduates the opportunity to enter the labour market or pursuing studies not only in Italy, but also abroad. The specificity of the degree programme is the advanced methodological connotation in the field of Biology, which is coupled with contents that deepen the knowledge on the consequences of global changes on human health.

Build your own future. This is what you can do with this degree.

5 reasons to enrol on the degree programme

The degree programme forms professionals with solid knowledge on the biological bases of diseases and on human-environment interactions

Graduates are able to conjugate theoretical and methodological frameworks of research on human health and on the environmental influences on it

Graduates acquire skills in methods for the identification of biomarkers and for data analysis aimed to deal with human and environmental health

The degree programme is held in English and provides the opportunity to enter the labour market or pursuing studies abroad

On passing the relevant State examination, graduates may enroll in the Biologists' professional register under the title of junior Biologist

The course in numbers

  • ND International students and students not residing in the region

  • ND Graduates aligned to the exam schedule

  • ND Graduates with experience abroad

  • ND Graduates satisfied with their studies

  • ND Graduates who are working

  • ND Graduates who are not working but are studying or not looking for work

  • ND Graduates who are not working but looking for work