Applications 2023/24

MSc in Computational Biology and Bioinformatics   + info

1st phase
22 Fev - 15 Mar

2nd phase
17 Apr - 14 Jul

3rd phase
07 Aug - 18 Aug



The MSc in Computational Biology and Bioinformatics (MCBBI) of Universidade NOVA de Lisboa provides a multidisciplinary training in the interface between Life Sciences and Information Technology. This advanced course is implemented by five complementary NOVA Schools: NOVA School of Science and Technology (FCT NOVA), Instituto de Tecnologia Química e Biológica António Xavier (ITQB NOVA), NOVA Information Management School (NOVA IMS), NOVA Medical School (NOVA MS) and Instituto de Higiene e Medicina Tropical (IHMT NOVA). +info

Career Paths

The Master’s Degree in Computational Biology and Bioinformatics
aims to provide solid skills in gathering novel biomedical knowledge through computational approaches.

Such skills are indispensable to bring innovation in different areas of Biomedicine,
such as drug discovery, optimization of treatment schemes or Personalized Medicine,
and to aid in the design and optimization of biotechnological processes.

Graduates can follow career paths in education and research and development areas (R&D)
in national or European service industries + info


Curricular Structure

Computational Biology and Bioinformatics  + info

Advanced Programming for Biology

Algorithms and Data Structures for Bioinformatics

Statistics for Biology

Fundamentals of Computational Biology

Electives A

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Artificial Intelligence Techniques for Biology

Applied Computational Multi-Omics

Gene Expression Modulation

Advanced Evolutionary Genomics

Advanced Proteomics and Metabolomics

Electives B

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Artificial Intelligence Techniques for Biology

Systems Biology

Biomolecular Simulation

Computational Intelligence for Optimization in Bioinformatics

Database Development and Application in Biology

Electives B


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Detailed Info

More info about the MCBBI


Isabel Rocha
Isabel Rocha


    Paula Gonçalves
    Paula Gonçalves



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