Wide range of courses and freedom of choice
IBG offers one of the largest range of courses in biology, molecular biology, biotechnology and bioinformatics. We offer programme courses, independent courses, evening classes, general education courses, several fully online courses, a number of summer courses, teacher training, and four advanced programmes. Information about programme courses can be found under each programme respectively.
Applications for courses
In order to apply for a course, you can visit "All courses" below. There you find information about when the course is given, the course code, and much more. Then visit www.universityadmissions.se, enter the course code in the search field and follow the instructions there. You can find more detailed information here.
We have started a collaboration with the Swedish University of Agricultrual Sciences, SLU to make it easier for students to take courses there. The collaboration is called U-Share and you can read more about the courses and other opportunities here.
Summer courses 2020
Bioinformatics on the web 5 hp - 1BG425
The aim of this course is to give an overview of bioinformatics. The course is completely Internet-based and all teaching will be performed over the Internet.
NOTE: This course has been cancelled for 2021. It will be available in 2022.
In an international setting, the students will be trained in basic techiques of synthetic biology as well as in generic skills such as research methodology, problem solving and communication. The students will meet researchers performing current relevant biology research at Uppsala University.
Apply through www.universityadmissions.se
The individual courses can also be taken during the summer. In addition, Uppsala University offers many summer courses on many different topics. Most of these are given in Swedish, but some are given in English, and thus open to international applicants. For lists of possible courses, go to the Uppsala University Course search page. Choose English (Language of instructions) and Summer (Semester and period) in the filter to the right on the page. Instructions on how best to apply for the courses is provided by the respective departments.
The Biology Education Centre has many courses within life-long learning.
Evening and part time courses
IBG offers a few evening and part time courses in English. Visit the course page.
IBG offer three different types of individual courses that can be taken at any time during the year. Read more about our individual courses.