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Natural Sciences


BSc Applied Biology

3 years

€0 pa

Programme profile

This programme combines subjects as human biology, microbiology, genetics and cell culture with chemistry and computing sciences .

Students may spend the fifth semester at a partner university in the UK, the Netherlands, Spain, Norway, Belgium, Poland, Italy or Australia. Most partner universities award a double degree to students if they also spend the sixth semester abroad.

Graduates of the programme will have job opportunities in research and development, product quality management, product analysis, and technical services in medical, clinical and biological laboratories, public health, pharmaceutics or healthcare.

Programme content

Year 1: General Chemistry Lab Skills/Computing Sciences; Cell Biology; Mathematics, Languages ; Organic Chemistry; Physics/Statistics; Human Biology; Histology; Microbiology

Year 2: Molecular Genetics; Instrumental Analysis; Medical Microbiology; Measuring Techniques; Physiology; Biochemistry; Bioinformatics; Quality Assurance; Immunology; Cell Culture

Year 3: Genetic Engineering; Developmental Biology; Microbial Physiology; Interdisciplinary Project; Elective Courses; 3 months practical phase; Final Project


The university currently offers a related Masters programme, taught through English in the following area:

- Biomedical Sciences

Entry Requirements

3 A-levels (grades between A and E) inc Maths. One A Level can be substituted by an AS Level. Biology and/or Chemistry preferred

Six subjects at Leaving Certificate including at least two 2 at H4. Subjects to include Maths.
Biology and/or Chemistry preferred




Note, there are no tuition fees but there is a semester fee of EUR264, to cover admin expenses

17 May

15 July