StudyLink logoHome
Students on a university campus

Master's Degree Programme in Biomedical Sciences: Biomedical Imaging, MSci

University of Turku, Finland

University of Turku

Study options for this course

The award How you will study Study duration Course start Domestic course fees International course fees
MSciFull-time2 yearsSeptemberfind outEUR 12000 per year

About Master's Degree Programme in Biomedical Sciences: Biomedical Imaging, MSci - at University of Turku

The Master's Degree Programme in Biomedical Sciences — Biomedical Imaging specialisation track trains professionals with thorough theoretical understanding and practical skills in diverse imaging methods and technologies.  This programme is taught at the University of Turku in Finland. 

The studies in Biomedical Imaging provide you with strong knowledge on either cellular biology, anatomy and physiology, nanomedicine or biophysics, depending on the area of your specialisation. You will study in a highly international environment and gain excellent theoretical and practical skills in a wide range of imaging techniques and applications as well as in image analysis.

In addition, the courses cover light microscopy, advanced fluorescence techniques, super-resolution imaging techniques, PET, electron microscopy and atomic force microscopy. An understanding of the use of multimedia in a scientific context and excellent academic writing skills are emphasised. The interdisciplinary curriculum provides you with a broad spectrum of state-of-the-art knowledge in biomedical imaging related to many different areas in cell biology and biomedicine.

The interdisciplinary curriculum provides you with broad knowledge on biomedical imaging related to many areas of biomedicine and life sciences.The Biomedical Imaging specialisation track aims to train future imaging and image analysis experts to meet the increasing demand in the fields of basic and medical research as well as the high demand for imaging core facility personnel.

The Programme provides excellent possibilities for a career in life sciences. For example, you can:

  • continue as postgraduate students to pursue a career as a scientist,
  • work in core facility management,
  • work in science administration nationally or internationally,
  • work in hospital research laboratories,
  • work in industry and industrial research, or
  • work in imaging network or project management.

Notes about fees for this course

Free for citizens of EU/EEA countries or Switzerland. For citizens of non-EU/EEA countries €12,000/academic year.

Read more about the tuition fees and scholarships at the University of Turku here here. 

Entry requirements

General Requirement

You are an eligible applicant for Master’s-level studies if

  • you have a nationally recognized first cycle degree – normally a Bachelor’s degree – from an accredited institution of higher education,
  • your degree corresponds to at least 180 ECTS (European credits) or to three years of full-time study,
  • your degree is in a relevant field for the Master’s degree programme that you’re applying to. Please check the programme page for detailed degree requirements.

Language Requirements

Applicants must have excellent English language skills and a certificate that proves those skills. You can indicate your language skills by taking one of the internationally recognized English language tests. 

Applicants must reach the minimum required test results to be considered eligible to the University of Turku. No exceptions will be made. Read more about the language requirements here.

Courses you may be interested in at other institutions

Below are some suggested courses at other providers that you may also be interested in:

Sports Management MSc

Hartpury University

Find out more

Master of Business Administration MBA

International University of Monaco

Find out more

Mathematics and Finance BSc

University of Alberta

Find out more

International Foundation Year Program Access, Foundation Degree, UG:Foundation

The Italian Academy

Find out more

Nursing Studies - Top Up BSc (Hons)

University of Derby Online Learning

Find out more

Postgraduate pathways and pre-masters at other institutions

If you do not meet the entry requirements for this course then consider one of these postgraduate preparation courses from another institution:

Graduate Diploma in High Performance Sport

Australian Catholic University (ACU)

Find out more

Two Year Master's Programme

Oxford Brookes University Pathways

Find out more

Interior Design

University of the Arts London (UAL)

Find out more
See all Postgraduate pathway courses

Related Information

See other universities in Helsinki

Find out more about studying in Finland