When deciding what to study you undoubtedly read a lot of information about your study programme. Leiden University employs various systems to provide information about programmes and courses and to facilitate communication between lecturers and students.
The Prospectus contains information about all the courses within your study programme. Here you can find all you need to know about your programme. Via the online learning environment Brightspace you can communicate with your lecturers and submit assignments.
Study programme master's Biomedical Sciences
During the study programme of Biomedical Sciences you learn all there is to know about health and disease in the human body. You are trained to become a scientist, but you can also end up in other career paths depending on the specialisation you choose. The master’s programme takes two years.
The master’s programme Biomedical Sciences prepares you for a career in or outside of science. You can choose from the specialisations Research, Management, Communication, Education and Health. The latter is for students with a bachelor’s degree in Medicine only. Some of the specialisations are in Dutch. Information on the specialisations, language and more can be found in the online study guide.