Bachelor of Science in Bioinformatics

Programme Description

Bioinformatics is a multidisciplinary area of scientific study, that makes use of the computing knowledge to understand biology. Through this undergraduate programme, students can learn to create tools with computer science, statistics, and information technology for processing and analyzing biological data.

 

This programme well equips students with hands-on skills to handle large sets of biological data, such as those extracted from Big Data – the most popular subject in the contemporary science. Bioinformatics is an important element for the development of smart city. Graduates with these skills are most demanded in the medical sector, as well as biomedical, pharmaceutical and biotechnological industries.

Programme Focus

Bioinformatics
Biostatistics
Genomics
Bioinformatics
Computer Science
Programming Science
Database Systems
Algorithm Design
Artificial Intelligence
Biological Sciences
Biology
Biochemistry
Genetics
Biomedical Sciences
Epigenetics
Public Health

Programme Details

Curriculum

Admission YearCurriculum
2019/2020 and onwards

Normative Study Period

4 years

Contact

Academic advisor:Prof. Kathy Qian LUO, Programme Coordinator

Email: kluo@um.edu.mo

Administrative support:Ms. Angela CHAN

Email: angelacichan@um.edu.mo