About the ELMI

ELMI was created in 2001 to establish a unique communication network between European scientists working in the field of light microscopy and the manufacturers of their equipment.

International Master’s Degree Programme in Biomedical Imaging – Call for applications for studies starting in autumn 2021 is opening in soon!

Do you want to study in stimulating research environment in the country with beautiful nature and high-tech innovations?
Are you interested in studying Biomedical Imaging in the laboratories where Stefan Hell did his Nobel prize awarded research with super resolution?

If your answer is YES, please read this carefully!

International Master’s programme in Biomedical Imaging is a two year programme jointly administrated by the Faculty of Science and Engineering at Åbo Akademi University, Turku, Finland and the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Turku. Programme is aimed at students with a B.Sc. degree in the Life Sciences or applicable areas of biomedical sciences, physics, chemistry or engineering. The interdisciplinary curriculum provides the graduates with a broad spectrum of the most recent knowledge in biomedical imaging related to many application areas in cell biology, medicine and nanotechnology. 80% of the programme graduates have continued as doctoral students; while others have moved on to become experts in core facilities, work in industry or administrative tasks.

The programme has close cooperators are the national Turku PET Centre, Turku Center for Disease Modelling, Turku Bioscience and the Turku University Hospital. Additionally, the programme has active collaboration with the leading international imaging experts in Europe and beyond. 

Programme is tuition free for Finnish and European students. For students outside EU/ETA the tuition fees apply, but scholarships are available. 
Application period: January 7-20 2021

Studies start: August/September 2021

Programme duration: 2 years, 120 ECTS

Teaching language: English

More info about the programme can be found from the universities websites. 
Åbo Akademi University: https://www.abo.fi/en/study-programme/masters-degree-programme-in-biomedical-imaging/
University of Turku: https://www.utu.fi/en/study-at-utu/masters-degree-programme-in-biomedical-sciences-biomedical-imaging

Contact: bima-office@bioimaging.fi
We are more than happy to answer if you have any questions about the Master´s Degree programme in Biomedical Imaging! 

Best wishes,
Biomedical Imaging programme coordinators