Objectives and Attainment Targets of the Study Programme

The Molecular Biotechnology programme gives students:


This is achieved by theoretical training as well as training in practical use of research methodology to study biotechnology. The student will develop a critical mindset that enables him to solve biotechnological problems. The Bachelor of Molecular Biotechnology has its own graduation finality, which is ensured by courses giving insight in the social context of biotechnology (such as market economics and marketing, project management, intellectual property, ethics, courses in company visits and seminars) and also through a big emphasis on the undergraduate thesis.

Next to that the programme is also very well designed to enable students to move on to various Master degree programmes related to biotechnology, at Ghent University as well as other Belgian and international institutions.


Next to the above mentioned knowledge and understanding, learning outcomes also include the following skills and attitudes: