Biotechnology 30/60 ECTS programme

Exchange students can study biotechnology for either one or two semesters (30 or 60 credits). The courses are:

  • Biochemistry (10 ECTS, autumn)
  • Genetics (10 ECTS, autumn)
  • Bioprocess technology (15 ECTS, autumn)
  • Microbiology (10 ECTS, spring)
  • Molecular Biology (10 ECTS, autumn)
  • Biochemistry and Molecular Biology lab (10 ECTS, spring)
  • Industrial Biotechnology (5 ECTS, spring)
  • Senior Thesis Project (15 or 20 ECTS, autumn and/or spring)

 

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Admission requirements

In addition to standard higher education admittance requirements, the applicant must have successfully completed course exams comprising at least 60 ECTS credits in mathematics and natural sciences, including a foundation in chemistry and biology. 

English language requirements: All non-native English speakers must provide official documentation of English language proficiency at the level of Norwegian upper secondary school/high school. English must have been the primary foreign language in at least seven years in primary, secondary and upper secondary school, alternatively an A-level exam in English. Applicants who do not fill these requirements, must take one of the following tests:

- TOEFL with a minimum score of 500 (written) 170 (computer based) 60 (internet based)
- IELTS with a minimum score of 5.0