General courses

Year 1

Mandatory courses (30.0 hp)

Code Name Credits Edu. level
BB2165 Biomolecular Structure and Function Medical applications, Omics 7.5 hp Second cycle
BB2255 Applied Gene Technology Medical applications, Omics 7.5 hp Second cycle
BB2441 Bioinformatics Medical applications, Omics 7.5 hp Second cycle
BB2475 Genetics1 Medical applications, Omics 7.5 hp Second cycle

Conditionally elective courses

Code Name Credits Edu. level
BB2290 Molecular Biomedicine Medical applications 7.5 hp Second cycle
BB2446 Immunology Medical applications 7.5 hp Second cycle
BB2510 Proteomics Omics 6.0 hp Second cycle
BB2560 Advanced Microbiology and Metagenomics Omics 7.5 hp Second cycle

Recommended courses

Code Name Credits Edu. level
BB1000 Programming in Python Recommended for students lacking prior courses in programming 7.5 hp First cycle
BB1030 Microbiology Mandatory for students from programme CTKEM at KTH 9.0 hp First cycle
BB1160 Eucaryotic Cell Biology Mandatory for students lacking prior courses in cellular biology 7.5 hp First cycle
BB1180 Engineering Skills 2 Mandatory for students lacking project management and sustainability courses 1.5 hp First cycle
BB2015 Environmental Toxicology Environmental Biotechnology 7.5 hp Second cycle
BB2425 Glycobiotechnology Enzyme Biotechnology 7.5 hp Second cycle
BB2450 The Cell Factory Cell-based Process Biotechnology 7.5 hp Second cycle
BB2460 Biocatalysis Enzyme Biotechnology 7.5 hp Second cycle

Supplementary information

The student should take courses within on of the following subjects areas: medical applications of biotechnology or omics.

Courses can also be selected from the subject areas cell-based process biotechnology, enzyme biotechnology and environmental biotechnology. In addition, elective courses can be selected.

Year 2

Track, Medical Applications of Biotechnology (MABT)

Year 2

Mandatory courses (7.5 hp)

Code Name Credits Edu. level
CB2090 Drug Development 7.5 hp Second cycle

Track, Omics (OMIC)

Year 2

Mandatory courses (7.5 hp)

Code Name Credits Edu. level
CB2030 Systems biology 7.5 hp Second cycle