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Biomedicine courses

On this page you can find Biomedicine courses that are open for incoming exchange students. We offer a number of courses taught in English, at both Bachelor's and Master's level.

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Autumn semester

Bachelor's level

Developmental and Stem Cell Biology

Course code: BIMB30
Credits: 7.5
Study period: 2021-08-30 - 2021-09-29
Syllabus BIMB30 Developmental and Stem Cell Biology (PDF, 222 kB)


From Neuron to Nervous System

Course code: BIMB31
Credits: 7.5
Study period: 2021-09-30 - 2021-10-31
Syllabus BIMB31 From Neuron to Nervous System (PDF, 222 kB)


The Immune System

Course code: BIMB32
Credits: 7.5
Study period: 2021-11-01 - 2021-11-30
Syllabus BIMB32 The Immune System (PDF, 222 kB)


Host-Pathogen Interactions

Course code: BIMB33
Credits: 7.5
Study period: 2021-12-01 - 2022-01-16
Syllabus BIMB33 Host-Pathogen Interactions (PDF, 222 kB)


Project in Biomedicine

Course code: VMFB23
Credits: 15.0
Study period: 2021-08-30 - 2021-10-31 or 2021-11-01 - 2022-01-16
Syllabus VMFB23 Project in Biomedicine (PDF, 221 kB)


Methodology Project

Course code: VMFB19
Credits: 30.0
Study period: 2021-08-30 - 2022-01-16
Syllabus VMFB19 Methodology Project (PDF, 222 kB)

Application and Project Plan (Word)


Master's level

Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Course code: BIMM03
Credits: 7.5
Study period: 2021-08-30 - 2021-09-29
Syllabus BIMM03 - To be announced


Drug Development and Clinical Trails

Course code: BIMM04
Credits: 7.5
Study period: 2021-09-30 - 2021-10-31
Syllabus BIMM04 - To be announced


Research Project Management

Course code: BIMM05
Credits: 7.5
Study period: 2021-09-30 - 2021-10-31
Syllabus BIMM05 - To be announced


Advanced Cancer Biology (Freestanding course)

Course code: VMFN29
Credit: 30.0
Period: 2021-08-30 - 2022-01-16
More information and course syllabus (link to Lund University's central website)

Note: Partner university students should apply for the course as an exchange student!


Biology and Targeted Therapy (Freestanding course)

Course code: VMFN33
Credit: 7.5
Period: 2021-08-30 - 2021-12-19 (part-time studies at 25% study pace)
More information and course syllabus (link to Lund University's central website)

Note: Partner university students should apply for the course as an exchange student!


From Exposure to Disease (Freestanding course)

Course code: VMFN32
Credit: 7.5
Period: 2021-11-01 - 2021-11-30
More information and course syllabus (link to Lund University's central website)

Note: Partner university students should apply for the course as an exchange student!


Spring semester

Bachelor's level

Biochemistry and Cellular Metabolism

Course code: BIMB20
Credits: 7.5
Study period: 1
Syllabus VMFB20 Biochemistry and Cellular Metabolism (Link to Lund University's central website)


Gentics and Genomics

Course code: BIMB21
Credits: 7.5
Study period: 1
Syllabus VMFB21 Gentics and Genomics (Link to Lund University's central website)


The Cell and Its Environment

Course code: BIMB22
Credits: 7.5
Study period: 2
Syllabus VMFB22 The Cell and Its Environment (Link to Lund University's central website)


Organ Systems and Homeostasis of the Human Body (NEW)

Course code: BIMB40
Credits: 15.0
Study period: 1
Syllabus VMFB40 - To be announced


Molecular Basis of Disease (NEW)

Course code: BIMB41
Credits: 7.5
Study period: 2
Syllabus VMFB41 - To be announced


Pharmacology and Drug Discovery (NEW)

Course code: BIMB42
Credits: 7.5
Study period: 2
Syllabus VMFB42 - To be announced


Project in Biomedicine

Course code: VMFB23
Credits: 15.0
Study period: 2
Syllabus VMFB23 Project in Biomedicine (PDF, 221 kB)


Master's level

Stem Cell Biology and Regenerativ Medicine

Course code: BIMM24
Credits: 7.5
Study period: 2022-01-17 - 2022-02-16
Syllabus BIMM24 Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine (PDF, 222 kB)


Molecular and Experimental Neurobiology

Course code: BIMM22
Credits: 7.5
Study period: 2022-02-17 - 2022-03-22
Syllabus BIMM22 Molecular and Experimental Neurobiology (PDF, 222 kB)


Metabolic Diseases

Course code: BIMM23
Credits: 7.5
Study period: 2022-03-23 - 2022-04-29
Syllabus BIMM23 Metabolic Diseases (PDF, 222 kB)


Tumour Biology

Course code: BIMM21
Credits: 7.5
Study period: 2022-05-02 - 2022-06-05
Syllabus BIMM21 Tumour Biology (PDF, 222 kB)​​​​​​​


Multidisciplinary Perspectives on Global Health - Online (Free-standing course)

Course code: VMFN34
Credits: 7.5
Study period: 2022-03-23 - 2022-06-05
Syllabus VMFN34 Multidisciplinary Perspectives on Global Health (Link to Lund University's central website)


Human Toxicology: From Exposure to Disease - Online (Free-standing course)

Course code: VMFN32
Credits: 7.5
Study period: 2022-05-02 - 2022-06-05
Syllabus VMFN32 Organisational and Social Work Environment and Mental Health (Link to Lund University's central website)


Organisational and Social Work Environment and Mental Health - Online (Free-standing course)

Course code VMFN37
Credits: 7.5
Study period: 2022-05-02 - 2022-06-05
Syllabus VMFN37 Organisational and Social Work Environment and Mental Health (Link to Lund University's central website)

Contact information

Research Group

Parallel to your online application, you should start the process of finding a research group of interest:

Current Research at the Faculty of Medicine

Courses at Faculty of Science

Students from our partner universities can apply to courses at the Faculty of Science as well, please see:

Faculty of Science course list for exchange students (link to other website at Lund University)