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The Universities of Padua and Bologna jointly offer an innovative, multidisciplinary degree program. The first two years in Padua cover topics like cellular biology, genetics, bioinformatics, biostatistics, and physiology. The third year focuses on biological bases of diseases or environmental influences on human health.

What will you study?

The course offers a multidisciplinary training with a solid theoretical and empirical basis for in-depth analysis, with a constant focus on comparative and international perspectives. In addition, it includes practical activities for concrete application of the acquired skills.

Experiences abroad

As part of the experiences abroad, the course offers the possibility of internships in international organisations and participation in exchange programmes. These experiences offer direct contact with international realities, enriching the understanding of global dynamics and providing a concrete advantage in the international labour market.

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

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