Master´s Degree Programme in Biomedical Imaging – Apply now!

Published Friday, December 1st, 2017


Do you want to study in stimulating research environment in the country with beautiful nature and high-tech innovations?

Are you interested in studying Biomedical Imaging in the laboratories where Stefan Hell did his Nobel prize awarded research with super resolution?

If your answer is YES, please apply now!

The application period for the studies starting from September 2018 is, December 1st 2017 – January 31st 2018.

International Master´s programme in Biomedical Imaging is a two year (120 ECTS) programme jointly administrated by the Faculty of Science and Engineering at Åbo Akademi University, Turku, Finland and the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Turku (Masters programme in Biomedical Sciences).  Close cooperators are the national Turku PET Centre, Turku Center for Disease Modeling, Turku Centre for Biotechnology and the Turku University Hospital.

Programme is aimed at students with a B.Sc. degree in the Life Sciences or applicable areas of biomedical sciences, physics, chemistry or engineering. The interdisciplinary curriculum provides the graduates with a broad spectrum of the most recent knowledge in biomedical imaging related to many application areas in cell biology, medicine and nanotechnology. One of the great examples of our diverse success is the 2014 Nobel Prize in Chemistry shared by Prof. Stefan W. Hell, who has made his original publications on STED microscopy in Turku.

Programme is tuition free for European students and for non-EU/EEA students the tuition fee is 12 000€ / year. Scholarships are available!

Language of instruction is English. Book and take the language test well in advance before application period!

Please find more info in Åbo Akademi and University of Turku websites.

Studying in Finland

Studying in Turku

Application period: December 1st 2017 – January 31st 2018.

We are more than happy to answer if you have any questions about the Master´s Degree programme in Biomedical Imaging! Please contact us:

With questions regarding application process, you can also contact the admission offices in both universities:

University of Turku:

Åbo Akademi:



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