Structure of the Programme

The Master Programme of Life Science Informatics has the following structure

The Master Programme of Life Science Informatics is a two years course, accredited by ASIIN.

Total yield of CP earned in the master programme (coursework and master thesis): 120 CP

Students have the opportunity to either specialise in bioinformatics or in chemoinformatics.

1. Semester

30 CP (CP: credit points)

  • Adjustment of Knowledge in Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science
  • Introduction to Life Science Informatics (Bioinformatics I, Biological Databases)

2. Semester

30 CP

Developing Skills:

  • Molecular Modelling an Drug Design
  • Bioinformatics II
  • Knowledge Discovery
  • Programming Lab I

3. Semester

30 CP

Expanding Skills and Specialisation

  • Chemoinformatics II
  • Programming II

Total: 15 CP
Another 15 CP from electives

4. Semester

30 CP

  • Master Thesis