Brussels, Belgium

Where Biology Meets Technology

when 3 August 2020 - 14 August 2020
language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 3 EC
fee EUR 1350

A two-week summer school, where you will be immersed in the multidisciplinary and international research environment of the VUB which has an excellent reputation in training and research in molecular biology and biotechnology. Inspiring lectures will be combined with hands-on workshops with experienced researchers in state-of-the-art laboratories of the "Structural Biology Brussels", "Microbiology" and "Cellular and Molecular Immunology" research groups.

Course leader

Professor dr Eveline Peeters

Target group

Bachelor students with a background in biology, chemistry, biotechnology or biomedical sciences

Course aim

To give an overview of how biotechnology is used in applications.
To give insight into themes related to cancer research, synthetic biology, structural biology, plant genetics, and research valorisation.

Fee info

EUR 1350: EUR 1,350: This fee covers registration costs and materials used. Accommodation in a hotel based on sharing a room with someone of the same gender is included. It also includes all lunches and two dinners.
Travel costs are NOT included
EUR 775: EUR 775: This fee covers registration costs and materials used. it also includes all lunches and two dinners
Accommodation is NOT included.
Travel costs are NOT included.


There are NO scholarships available for this course.