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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 Biology and Genetics

Course code: BIMA82
Credits: 15.0
Study period: 2021-08-30 - 2021-10-31
Syllabus BIMA82 Developmental Biology and Genetics (PDF, 223 kB)


Molecular Medicine

Course code: BIMA81
Credits: 15.0
Study period: 2021-11-01 - 2022-01-16
Syllabus BIMA81 Molecular Medicine (PDF, 224 kB)


Developmental and Stem Cell Biology (NEW)

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 (NEW)

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 (NEW)

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 (NEW)

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 (NEW)

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


Drug Development and Clinical Trails (NEW)

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


Research Project Management (NEW)

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!


Virology (Freestanding course)

Course code: VMFN36
Credit: 7.5
Period: 2021-12-01 - 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!


Spring semester

Bachelor's level

Project in Biomedicine

Course code: VMFB23
Credits: 15.0
Study period: 1 or 2
Syllabus VMFB23 Project in Biomedicine (PDF, 221 kB)


Methodology Project

Course code: VMFB19
Credits: 30.0
Study period: 1-2
Syllabus VMFB19 Methodology Project (PDF, 222 kB)

Application and Project Plan


Master's level

Stem Cell Biology and Regenerativ Medicine

Course code: BIMM24
Credits: 7.5
Study period: 1
Syllabus BIMM24 Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine (PDF, 222 kB)


Tumour Biology

Course code: BIMM21
Credits: 7.5
Study period: 1
Syllabus BIMM21 Tumour Biology (PDF, 222 kB)


Molecular and Experimental Neurobiology

Course code: BIMM22
Credits: 7.5
Study period: 2
Syllabus BIMM22 Molecular and Experimental Neurobiology (PDF, 222 kB)


Metabolic Diseases

Course code: BIMM23
Credits: 7.5
Study period: 2
Syllabus BIMM23 Metabolic Diseases (PDF, 222 kB)


Project Work

Course code: VMFN17
Credits: 15.0
Study period: 1 or 2
Syllabus VMFN17 Project Work (PDF, 77 kB)

Application and Project Plan (Word)

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)