Biotechnology (MBT) / MSc

MSc Common part



CourseEctsCS/ROPhasePeriod
BPE-60312Bioprocess Design12.00CSM16WD





A - Cellular/Molecular Biotechnology



Limited choice:

Choose RO1 in consultation with your study advisor
Choose 12 credits from RO2
Choose one MSc thesis from RO3
Choose one internship from RO4 or an additional thesis of at least 24 ECTS

CourseEctsCS/ROPhasePeriod
MIB-30806Applied Molecular Microbiology6.00CSM12MO
MIB-21306Bioinformation Technology6.00RO1M11MO, 5MO
MOB-30306Control of Cellular Processes and Cell Differentiation6.00RO2M11AF
ORC-30306Applied Biocatalysis6.00RO2M11AF
ABG-30306Genomics6.00RO2M11MO, 2AF
VIR-30306Molecular Virology6.00RO2M12AF
BPE-30806Marine and Animal Cell Biotechnology6.00RO2M13WD
BPE-30303Metabolic Modelling and Pathway Analysis3.00RO2M14AF
MOB-31303Molecular Development3.00RO2M14AF
MIB-30303Research Methods Microbiology3.00RO2M14MO
BPE-32306Advanced Marine Biotechnology6.00RO2M15AF
HNE-34806Nutritional Genomics and Genetics6.00RO2M15AF
PPH-30306Plant Cell and Tissue Culture6.00RO2M15AF
CBI-30806Immunotechnology6.00RO2M15MO
BPE-21801International Excursion Biotechnology1.00RO2M1/21WD
BIC-80436MSc Thesis Biochemistry36.00RO3M21,2,3,4,5,6
BPE-80336MSc Thesis Bioprocess Engineering36.00RO3M21,2,3,4,5,6
CBI-80436MSc Thesis Cell Biology and Immunology36.00RO3M21,2,3,4,5,6
FHM-80436MSc Thesis Food Microbiology36.00RO3M21,2,3,4,5,6
GEN-80436MSc Thesis Genetics36.00RO3M21,2,3,4,5,6
HNE-82436MSc Thesis Metabolism and Nutrigenomics36.00RO3M21,2,3,4,5,6
MIB-80436MSc Thesis Microbiology36.00RO3M21,2,3,4,5,6
MOB-80436MSc Thesis Molecular Biology36.00RO3M21,2,3,4,5,6
NEM-80436MSc Thesis Nematology36.00RO3M21,2,3,4,5,6
ORC-80436MSc Thesis Organic Chemistry36.00RO3M21,2,3,4,5,6
PHP-80436MSc Thesis Phytopathology36.00RO3M21,2,3,4,5,6
SSB-80336MSc Thesis Systems and Synthetic Biology36.00RO3M21,2,3,4,5,6
VIR-80436MSc Thesis Virology36.00RO3M21,2,3,4,5,6
BIC-70424MSc Internship Biochemistry24.00RO4M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
BPE-70324MSc Internship Bioprocess Engineering24.00RO4M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
CBI-70424MSc Internship Cell Biology and Immunology24.00RO4M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
FHM-70424MSc Internship Food Microbiology24.00RO4M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
GEN-70424MSc Internship Genetics24.00RO4M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
HNE-72424MSc Internship Metabolism and Nutrigenomics24.00RO4M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
MIB-70424MSc Internship Microbiology24.00RO4M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
MOB-70424MSc Internship Molecular Biology24.00RO4M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
NEM-70424MSc Internship Nematology24.00RO4M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
ORC-70424MSc Internship Organic Chemistry24.00RO4M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
PHP-70424MSc Internship Phytopathology24.00RO4M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
SSB-70324MSc Internship Systems and Synthetic Biology24.00RO4M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
VIR-70424MSc Internship Virology24.00RO4M1/21,2,3,4,5,6





B - Food Biotechnology



Limited choice:

Choose 12 credits from RO1
Choose one MSc-thesis from RO2
Choose one internship from RO3 or an additional thesis of at least 24 ECTS

CourseEctsCS/ROPhasePeriod
FHM-30806Advanced Fermentation Science6.00CSM15AF
FCH-31306Food Enzymology6.00CSM15MO
MOB-30306Control of Cellular Processes and Cell Differentiation6.00RO1M11AF
MIB-21306Bioinformation Technology6.00RO1M11MO
ABG-30306Genomics6.00RO1M11MO, 2AF
BPE-21801International Excursion Biotechnology1.00RO1M11WD
MIB-30806Applied Molecular Microbiology6.00RO1M12MO
FHM-22306Advanced Food Microbiology6.00RO1M13WD
FPE-30806Sustainable Food and Bioprocessing6.00RO1M14WD
BIC-80436MSc Thesis Biochemistry36.00RO2M21,2,3,4,5,6
BPE-80336MSc Thesis Bioprocess Engineering36.00RO2M21,2,3,4,5,6
FCH-80436MSc Thesis Food Chemistry36.00RO2M21,2,3,4,5,6
FHM-80436MSc Thesis Food Microbiology36.00RO2M21,2,3,4,5,6
FPE-80336MSc Thesis Food Process Engineering36.00RO2M21,2,3,4,5,6
MIB-80436MSc Thesis Microbiology36.00RO2M21,2,3,4,5,6
ORC-80436MSc Thesis Organic Chemistry36.00RO2M21,2,3,4,5,6
SSB-80336MSc Thesis Systems and Synthetic Biology36.00RO2M21,2,3,4,5,6
SSB-70324MSc Internship Systems and Synthetic Biology24.00RO3M1/21,2,3,4,5
BIC-70424MSc Internship Biochemistry24.00RO3M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
BPE-70324MSc Internship Bioprocess Engineering24.00RO3M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
FCH-70424MSc Internship Food Chemistry24.00RO3M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
FHM-70424MSc Internship Food Microbiology24.00RO3M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
FPE-70324MSc Internship Food Process Engineering24.00RO3M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
MIB-70424MSc Internship Microbiology24.00RO3M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
ORC-70424MSc Internship Organic Chemistry24.00RO3M1/21,2,3,4,5,6





C - Medical Biotechnology



Limited choice:

Choose at least 6 credits from RO1
Choose at least 3 credits from RO2
For students following XEU courses: choose RO3 in consultation with your study advisor
Choose one thesis from RO4
Choose one internship from RO5 or an additional thesis of at least 24 ECTS; if you choose XEU-80336 you have to choose XEU-80324; for XEU education will take place at Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam

CourseEctsCS/ROPhasePeriod
VIR-30306Molecular Virology6.00CSM12AF
HNE-35306General Medicine6.00CSM14WD
CBI-30806Immunotechnology6.00CSM15MO
MOB-30306Control of Cellular Processes and Cell Differentiation6.00RO1M11AF
ABG-30306Genomics6.00RO1M11MO
MIB-21306Bioinformation Technology6.00RO1M11MO
HNE-34806Nutritional Genomics and Genetics6.00RO1M15AF
MIB-30806Applied Molecular Microbiology6.00RO2M12MO
BPE-30806Marine and Animal Cell Biotechnology6.00RO2M13WD
HNE-23306Pharmacology and Nutrition6.00RO2M13WD
BIP-32803Biophysical Imaging3.00RO2M14MO
BPE-30303Metabolic Modelling and Pathway Analysis3.00RO2M1/24AF
MOB-31303Molecular Development3.00RO2M1/24AF
BPE-21801International Excursion Biotechnology1.00RO2M21
MOB-31812Toolbox Molecular Biology12.00RO3M11WD, 2WD, 6WD
BIC-31312Systems@Work: A Toolbox of Systems Biology12.00RO3M15WD
BIC-80436MSc Thesis Biochemistry36.00RO4M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
BPE-80336MSc Thesis Bioprocess Engineering36.00RO4M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
CBI-80436MSc Thesis Cell Biology and Immunology36.00RO4M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
FHM-80436MSc Thesis Food Microbiology36.00RO4M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
GEN-80436MSc Thesis Genetics36.00RO4M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
HNE-82436MSc Thesis Metabolism and Nutrigenomics36.00RO4M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
MIB-80436MSc Thesis Microbiology36.00RO4M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
MOB-80436MSc Thesis Molecular Biology36.00RO4M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
NEM-80436MSc Thesis Nematology36.00RO4M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
ORC-80436MSc Thesis Organic Chemistry36.00RO4M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
PCC-80436MSc Thesis Physical Chemistry and Colloid Science36.00RO4M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
SSB-80336MSc Thesis Systems and Synthetic Biology36.00RO4M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
TOX-80436MSc Thesis Toxicology36.00RO4M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
VIR-80436MSc Thesis Virology36.00RO4M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
XEU-80336Thesis Molecular Medicine - part A36.00RO4M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
BIC-70424MSc Internship Biochemistry24.00RO5M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
BPE-70324MSc Internship Bioprocess Engineering24.00RO5M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
CBI-70424MSc Internship Cell Biology and Immunology24.00RO5M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
FHM-70424MSc Internship Food Microbiology24.00RO5M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
GEN-70424MSc Internship Genetics24.00RO5M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
HNE-72424MSc Internship Metabolism and Nutrigenomics24.00RO5M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
MIB-70424MSc Internship Microbiology24.00RO5M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
MOB-70424MSc Internship Molecular Biology24.00RO5M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
NEM-70424MSc Internship Nematology24.00RO5M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
ORC-70424MSc Internship Organic Chemistry24.00RO5M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
PCC-70424MSc Internship Physical Chemistry and Colloid Science24.00RO5M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
SSB-70324MSc Internship Systems and Synthetic Biology24.00RO5M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
TOX-70424MSc Internship Toxicology24.00RO5M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
VIR-70424MSc Internship Virology24.00RO5M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
XEU-80324MSc Thesis Molecular Medicine - part B24.00RO5M1/21,2,3,4,5,6





D - Process Technology



Limited choice:

Choose courses from RO1 in consultation with your study advisor
Choose at least 12 credits from RO2
Choose one MSc-thesis from RO3
Choose one internship from RO4 or an additional thesis of at least 24 ECTS

CourseEctsCS/ROPhasePeriod
FPE-31306Transfer Processes6.00CSM12AF
ORC-20306Organic Chemistry6.00RO1M12MO
SCO-20306Modelling Dynamic Systems6.00RO1M12MO
ORC-30306Applied Biocatalysis6.00RO2M11AF
ORL-20306Decision Science 16.00RO2M11AF, 2AF
PCC-31806Advanced Soft Matter6.00RO2M11MO
BPE-30806Marine and Animal Cell Biotechnology6.00RO2M13WD
MAT-30806Applied Partial Differential Equations6.00RO2M13WD
BPE-30303Metabolic Modelling and Pathway Analysis3.00RO2M14AF
BIP-32803Biophysical Imaging3.00RO2M14MO
FPE-30806Sustainable Food and Bioprocessing6.00RO2M14WD
SCO-31806Parameter Estimation and Model Structure Identification6.00RO2M14WD
BPE-32306Advanced Marine Biotechnology6.00RO2M15AF
FPE-20306Food Process Engineering6.00RO2M15MO
PCC-20806Colloid Science6.00RO2M15MO
SCO-31306Systems and Control Theory6.00RO2M15MO
BPE-21801International Excursion Biotechnology1.00RO2M21
BIC-80436MSc Thesis Biochemistry36.00RO3M21,2,3,4,5,6
BIP-80436MSc Thesis Biophysics36.00RO3M21,2,3,4,5,6
BPE-80336MSc Thesis Bioprocess Engineering36.00RO3M21,2,3,4,5,6
ETE-80436MSc Thesis Environmental Technology36.00RO3M21,2,3,4,5,6
FPE-80336MSc Thesis Food Process Engineering36.00RO3M21,2,3,4,5,6
MIB-80436MSc Thesis Microbiology36.00RO3M21,2,3,4,5,6
ORC-80436MSc Thesis Organic Chemistry36.00RO3M21,2,3,4,5,6
PCC-80436MSc Thesis Physical Chemistry and Colloid Science36.00RO3M21,2,3,4,5,6
SCO-80436MSc Thesis Systems and Control36.00RO3M21,2,3,4,5,6
SSB-80336MSc Thesis Systems and Synthetic Biology36.00RO3M21,2,3,4,5,6
BIC-70424MSc Internship Biochemistry24.00RO4M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
BIP-70424MSc Internship Biophysics24.00RO4M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
BPE-70324MSc Internship Bioprocess Engineering24.00RO4M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
ETE-70424MSc Internship Environmental Technology24.00RO4M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
FPE-70324MSc Internship Food Process Engineering24.00RO4M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
MIB-70424MSc Internship Microbiology24.00RO4M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
ORC-70424MSc Internship Organic Chemistry24.00RO4M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
PCC-70424MSc Internship Physical Chemistry and Colloid Science24.00RO4M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
SCO-70424MSc Internship Systems and Control24.00RO4M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
SSB-70324MSc Internship Systems and Synthetic Biology24.00RO4M1/21,2,3,4,5,6





E - Environmental Biotechnology



Limited choice:

Choose 6 credits from RO1
Choose at least 6 credits from R02
Choose one thesis from RO3
Choose one internship from RO4 or an additional thesis of at least 24 ECTS

CourseEctsCS/ROPhasePeriod
SCO-20306Modelling Dynamic Systems6.00CSM12MO
ETE-30306Biological Processes for Resource Recovery6.00CSM15AF
ETE-21306Water Treatment6.00RO1M11MO
FPE-31306Transfer Processes6.00RO1M12AF
SCO-21306Control Engineering6.00RO1M13WD
MIB-31306Microbial Ecology6.00RO2M11AF
ORC-30306Applied Biocatalysis6.00RO2M11AF
ETE-32306Renewable Energy: Sources, Technology & Applications6.00RO2M15MO
SCO-31306Systems and Control Theory6.00RO2M15MO
BPE-21801International Excursion Biotechnology1.00RO2M21
BPE-80336MSc Thesis Bioprocess Engineering36.00RO3M21,2,3,4,5,6
ETE-80436MSc Thesis Environmental Technology36.00RO3M21,2,3,4,5,6
MIB-80436MSc Thesis Microbiology36.00RO3M21,2,3,4,5,6
ORC-80436MSc Thesis Organic Chemistry36.00RO3M21,2,3,4,5,6
SCO-80436MSc Thesis Systems and Control36.00RO3M21,2,3,4,5,6
SSB-80336MSc Thesis Systems and Synthetic Biology36.00RO3M21,2,3,4,5,6
BPE-70324MSc Internship Bioprocess Engineering24.00RO4M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
ETE-70424MSc Internship Environmental Technology24.00RO4M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
MIB-70424MSc Internship Microbiology24.00RO4M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
ORC-70424MSc Internship Organic Chemistry24.00RO4M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
SCO-70424MSc Internship Systems and Control24.00RO4M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
SSB-70324MSc Internship Systems and Synthetic Biology24.00RO4M1/21,2,3,4,5,6





F - Marine Biotechnology



Limited choice:

Choose at least 9 ECTS from RO1 Choose 1 thesis from from RO2 Choose 1 internship from RO3 or an additional thesis of at least 24 ECTS

CourseEctsCS/ROPhasePeriod
BPE-30806Marine and Animal Cell Biotechnology6.00CSM13WD
BPE-30303Metabolic Modelling and Pathway Analysis3.00CSM14AF
BPE-32306Advanced Marine Biotechnology6.00CSM15AF
MOB-30306Control of Cellular Processes and Cell Differentiation6.00RO1M11AF
ORC-30306Applied Biocatalysis6.00RO1M11AF
MIB-21306Bioinformation Technology6.00RO1M11MO, 5MO
AFI-31806Aquaculture Production Systems6.00RO1M12MO
MIB-30303Research Methods Microbiology3.00RO1M14MO
CBI-30806Immunotechnology6.00RO1M15MO
BPE-21801International Excursion Biotechnology1.00RO1M21
BPE-80336MSc Thesis Bioprocess Engineering36.00RO2M11,2,3,4,5,6
ETE-80436MSc Thesis Environmental Technology36.00RO2M21,2,3,4,5,6
MIB-80436MSc Thesis Microbiology36.00RO2M21,2,3,4,5,6
ORC-80436MSc Thesis Organic Chemistry36.00RO2M21,2,3,4,5,6
SCO-80436MSc Thesis Systems and Control36.00RO2M21,2,3,4,5,6
SSB-80336MSc Thesis Systems and Synthetic Biology36.00RO2M21,2,3,4,5,6
BPE-70324MSc Internship Bioprocess Engineering24.00RO3M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
ETE-70424MSc Internship Environmental Technology24.00RO3M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
MIB-70424MSc Internship Microbiology24.00RO3M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
ORC-70424MSc Internship Organic Chemistry24.00RO3M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
SCO-70424MSc Internship Systems and Control24.00RO3M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
SSB-70324MSc Internship Systems and Synthetic Biology24.00RO3M1/21,2,3,4,5,6





G - Water Technology (Leeuwarden)



Limited choice:

This specialization is Leeuwarden based, but some courses may be taught outside Leeuwarden. Please note that the system of periods differs from Wageningen University. For more information please contact your study advisor.
Choose 1 or more courses from RO1 on basis of your pre-education in consultation with your study advisor
Choose 1 thesis from RO2
Choose 1 internship from RO3

CourseEctsCS/ROPhasePeriod
XWT-20805Global Water Cycle5.00CSM11+2
XWT-30305Biological Water Treatment and Recovery Technology5.00CSM12
XWT-32804Bioreactor Design in Water Technology4.00CSM13
XWT-30805Advanced Water Treatment5.00CSM13+4
XWT-21305Process Dynamics and Control (for Water Technology)5.00CSM15
XWT-23805Transport Phenomena in Water Technology5.00RO1M11
XWT-32305Colloid Chemistry5.00RO1M11
XWT-22305Mathematical Principles in Water Technology5.00RO1M12
XWT-33304Chemical Reactor Design in Water Technology4.00RO1M13
XWT-21805Water Microbiology5.00RO1M13+4
BPE-80336MSc Thesis Bioprocess Engineering36.00RO2M21,2,3,4,5,6
ETE-80436MSc Thesis Environmental Technology36.00RO2M21,2,3,4,5,6
MIB-80436MSc Thesis Microbiology36.00RO2M21,2,3,4,5,6
SCO-80436MSc Thesis Systems and Control36.00RO2M21,2,3,4,5,6
XWT-80436MSc Thesis Water Technology36.00RO2M21,2,3,4,5,6
BPE-70324MSc Internship Bioprocess Engineering24.00RO3M21,2,3,4,5,6
ETE-70424MSc Internship Environmental Technology24.00RO3M21,2,3,4,5,6
MIB-70424MSc Internship Microbiology24.00RO3M21,2,3,4,5,6
SCO-70424MSc Internship Systems and Control24.00RO3M21,2,3,4,5,6
XWT-70424MSc Internship Water Technology24.00RO3M21,2,3,4,5,6