Biological Sciences

Biological Sciences at the UvA is a challenging Master's programme with world-renowned research on plant and animal species and the ecosystems to which they belong. It invites you to explore the options to sustainably use and protect the earth’s biodiversity. Your Master’s diploma qualifies for excellent positions both in- and outside the academia, anywhere in the world.



The Master's programme in Biological Sciences at the UvA offers specialised tracks in:

 

For expert training in biodiversity science choose the Ecology and Evolution track and become a specialist in topics such as origin and evolution of species, modelling community dynamics, biodiversity change at global and geological time scales (bird migration, effect of climate change), urban ecology and wildlife conservation.

 

If you are eager to expand your knowledge and skills in freshwater or marine ecosystems, dive into the Freshwater and Marine Biology track.

 

If your focus is on plants and their interaction with the environment at a molecular level, become part of the Green Life Sciences community. 

 

If you are looking for the freedom to compile your own programme in biodiversity and life sciences, then the General Biology track is the best option for you. 

Generalised Curriculum Schedule

Generalised Curriculum MSc Biological Sciences

Career prospects

Your Master’s diploma qualifies for excellent positions both in- and outside the academia, anywhere in the world. For more detailed information please go to the track pages. 


Diploma
MSc Biological Sciences
Type
Regulier onderwijs
Vorm
Voltijd
Studielast
120 EC EC, 24 maanden
Voertaal
Engels
Start
September
CROHO-code
60707

Gepubliceerd door  Faculteit Natuurwetenschappen, Wiskunde en Informatica