What do zebra fish have in common with a new osteoporosis medicine? Everything! As a biologist or medical biologist you will try to solve problems in the fields of genetics, cell biology, neuroscience and cognition, environment, and climate. In this Bachelor you will learn everything about microbiology, evolution and molecular biology. In the lab and the green house you study the underground life of plants. You investigate brain activity with MRI scanners. With microscopes you will look at the life at the level of cells. Do you want to understand the living world around you? Discover Biology and Medical Biology in Nijmegen!
What is this study about?
The Bachelor’s in Biology and Medical Biology you will become expert in the field of biology, in a broad sense. You might know the topics from high school. That knowledge is deepened in this programme. Students follow lectures and do research projects on plants, animals, micro-organisms, ecosystems, biochemistry, and genetics. You will discover the link between biology and other fields of science like math, chemistry and physics. Finally, you will learn how to apply your knowledge, for example in sustainable agriculture, managing pollution, and treating hereditary diseases or brain disorders.
Why study Biology and Medical Biology at Radboud University?
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If you choose Biology, you will quickly find that it is a compelling and broad field. However, do you know what you want to do after? Do you want to become a researcher, or do you prefer consulting companies, or maybe teaching? We provide you with all kinds of opportunities to discover your strenghts and which direction you would like to pursue. This way, you will be ready to tackle the job market when you graduate.
During the Bachelor’s programme, there are plenty of opportunities to explore job market. What kind of job would you like? How can you land a job? How do you write a CV and what happens during a job interview? You will learn about this through:
Do you want to work as a researcher, prefer to consult in business, or want to teach in secondary school? The field of Biology is wide and gives you lots of options on the job market. You could, for example, work as a researcher, teacher, consultant, or a policy maker.
People who graduated from this programme work in jobs such as:
The majority of students apply for a Master's programme after obtaining their Bachelor's degree. Your working prospects and future salary depend on the specialisation you choose.
Upon completing the Bachelor's in Biology, you can continue on to a two-year Master’s in Biology or Medical Biology. If you want to enrol in the Medical Biology Master’s, you need to have completed the Medical Biology minor. The Master’s allows you to specialise within your field of interest and talent. If you graduate, you will receive the title of Master of Science (MSc). You can start applying for jobs after your Master's. Your knowledge as a (medical) biologist, combined with your academic skills and thinking level, will be highly valued by employers.
After a Bachelor’s in Biology, you may choose one of the following Master's:
Biology, with specialisations:
Medical Biology, with specialisations:
Every year, students organise the BBB Career Event (BBB) to connect with the job market. This event is the perfect place for students and companies to meet. It gives an up-to-date view of the developments in the job market and you can see which jobs might be interesting for you. The Career Service Science is also at your disposal to answer any questions concerning career orientation. They can help you find internships and vacancies, as well as giving you tips for your cover letter and CV.