General courses

Year 1

Mandatory courses (64.5 hp)

Code Name Credits Edu. level
BB1030 Microbiology 9.0 hp First cycle
BB1150 Biochemistry 1 7.5 hp First cycle
BB1160 Eucaryotic Cell Biology 7.5 hp First cycle
BB1170 The Engineer in Focus 6.0 hp First cycle
BB1190 Gene Technology 7.5 hp First cycle
KD1020 Introductory Chemistry 6.0 hp First cycle
KD1230 Organic Chemistry, Basic Concepts and Practice 6.0 hp First cycle
KE1180 Introduction to Chemical Engineering 7.5 hp First cycle
SF1625 Calculus in One Variable 7.5 hp First cycle

Optional courses

Code Name Credits Edu. level
KE0110 Introductory Course in Chemistry 1.5 fup Pre-university level
SF0003 Introductory Course in Mathematics 1.5 fup Pre-university level

Supplementary information

Study year 1 consists of mandatory courses.

Year 2

Mandatory courses (63.0 hp)

Code Name Credits Edu. level
BB1000 Programming in Python 7.5 hp First cycle
BB1170 The Engineer in Focus Continues from year one 6.0 hp First cycle
BB1200 Analysis of Biomolecules 6.0 hp First cycle
BB1210 Purification of Biomolecules 6.0 hp First cycle
BB1230 Biochemistry 2 6.0 hp First cycle
CB1010 Project in Sustainable Development 3.0 hp First cycle
KD1510 Chemical Equilibrium 6.0 hp First cycle
SF1525 Basic Course in Numerical Methods 6.0 hp First cycle
SF1624 Algebra and Geometry 7.5 hp First cycle
SK1150 Fundamental Physics I 9.0 hp First cycle

Supplementary information

This is a preliminary list of courses for study year 2 for those who started the program 2020. There might be changes. 
Study year 2 consists of mandatory courses.

SF1524 - Basic Numerical Methods and Programming, will be repalce with a new  6 credits course.

Year 3

Mandatory courses (51.0 hp)

Code Name Credits Edu. level
BB103X Degree Project in Biotechnology, First Cycle 15.0 hp First cycle
BB1170 The Engineer in Focus Continues from study year 1 and study year 2 6.0 hp First cycle
BB1300 Cultivation Technology 7.5 hp First cycle
CB1020 Project in Mathematical Modelling 3.0 hp First cycle
KD1500 Physical Biochemistry 7.5 hp First cycle
SF1911 Statistics for Bioengineering 6.0 hp First cycle
SI1410 Basic Modeling in Biotechnology 6.0 hp First cycle

Conditionally elective courses

Code Name Credits Edu. level
BB1070 Genetics Mandatory for master programme TIMBM and TMBIM 6.0 hp First cycle
KD1070 Molecular Structure Mandatory for master programme TMMMM and TMVTM 6.0 hp First cycle
KD1270 Organic Chemistry, Basic Concepts and Practice 2 7.5 hp First cycle
SF1626 Calculus in Several Variables 7.5 hp First cycle

Supplementary information

This is a preliminary list of courses for study year 3 for those who started the program 2020. There might be changes.
Study year 3 consists of mandatory courses, 2 conditionally elective courses and ends with a degree project, first level. 

The course KD1070 is mandatory for the masterprogrammes in Macromolecular Materials (TMMMM) and Molecular Science and Engineering (TMVTM). 

The course BB1070 Genetics is mandatory for the masterprogrammes in Industrial and Environmental Biotechnology (TIMBM) and Medical Biotechnology (TMBIM).

Information regarding conditionally elective courses

In addition to the listed conditionally elective courses you have the option to choose language or economics.

Observe that the course selection affects your ability to apply for certain second cycle courses. 

Year 4

Supplementary information

During study year 4 and 5 one of the four Masters programme should be taken:

  • Master  - Industrial and Environmental Biotechnology
  • Master - Medical Biotechnology
  • Master  - Macromolecular Materials
  • Master - Molecular Science and Engineering

Year 5

Supplementary information

During study year 4 and 5 one of the four Masters programme should be taken:

  • Master  - Industrial and Environmental Biotechnology
  • Master - Medical Biotechnology
  • Master  - Macromolecular Materials
  • Master - Molecular Science and Engineering

Study year 5 ends with a degree project, second level, 30 credits.