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Medical Biotechnology students develop the skills to coordinate research projects in the fields of biotechnology and molecular medicine. The programme provides a thorough preparation in molecular technology for the biotechnological use of prokaryotic and eukaryotic cells; students learn to design and develop research strategies aimed at applying emerging technology to the medical field; our research laboratories provide advanced training opportunities with state-of-the-art scientific equipment. The use of English as the official language produces graduates with an international profile, equipping them with a range of soft skills that increase their employability in international work environments.

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

5 reasons to enrol on the degree programme

Your starting point for a career in biotechnological research in areas of medical interest.

Learn to assist medical doctors in diagnostic and therapeutic procedures involving cell, gene, and biosystem manipulation.

Join and organise laboratory activities using advanced diagnostic techniques for the production of biotechnological products.

Develop soft skills and use them to apply specialised knowledge in an international work environment.

English as the language to access international exchanges and broaden postgraduate opportunities.

The course in numbers

  • 69% International students and students not residing in the region

  • 75% Graduates aligned to the exam schedule

  • 3% Graduates with experience abroad

  • 84% Graduates satisfied with their studies

  • 37% Graduates who are working

  • 42% Graduates who are not working but are studying or not looking for work

  • 21% Graduates who are not working but looking for work


Our laboratories

The study rooms

Study room "Piccinini" - Polo Murri, via Massarenti 9

The study rooms

Lecture Hall Ematology "M. T. Chiantore" - Policlinico S. Orsola-Malpighi (Pad.8, I piano)