In this master’s programme, you are trained at the leading edge of drug design and fundamental research into novel drugs, optimisation of existing drugs, and personalised medicine.
Drug Discovery and Safety
Systems Biomedicine and Pharmacology
Bio-Pharmaceutical Sciences and Industrial Pharmacy (in Dutch)
Bio-Pharmaceutical Sciences and Business Studies
Bio-Pharmaceutical Sciences and Science Communication and Society
Bio-Pharmaceutical Sciences and Education
Graduates’ careers generally are closely related to the field of drug discovery and design or the development and production of drugs. Options outside research include the pharmaceutical industry, biotechnology companies, teaching or government institutions.
A bachelor’s degree in bio-pharmaceutical sciences or pharmaceutical sciences.
IELTS: minimum 6.5 (minimum 6.0 per component)
TOEFL: internet-based 90 (minimum 20 per component)
Faculty of Science
year master’s programmes
International master's students
EU/EEA student tuition fee*
Non-EU/EEA student tuition fee
* This tuition fee is per year and only applies if this is your first master’s programme in The Netherlands
** English language proficiency requirements are subject to change. Please check our website for the updated English language proficiency requirements. You can find the exact language requirements and more detailed language requirements per programme under each programme description. Also check our website for detailed information on the types of English tests accepted and the equivalent scores for IELTS, TOEFL and Cambridge English tests.
*** For application via CIRCLE programme, limited spots are available
NOTE: Tuition fees are subject to change. Please check online our updated tuition fees.