Experience the dynamics of drug discovery and development, learn biotechnology-based methods for disease treatment, and widen your perspective on the relationship between research in academia and the biotech industry.

Program Highlights

  • Get hands-on experience through the Drug Development Project by interviewing researchers at a Scandinavian biotechnology company about their products and technology
  • Visit leading biotechnology companies and research institutions to learn about next-generation biopharmaceuticals
  • Gain insight into world-leading biotechnology research and development while on faculty-led Study Tours

Is This Program For You?

It’s a good fit if you study:

  • Biology
  • Biochemistry
  • Neuroscience
  • Pre-Medicine/Health Science

With topics including 3D printing organs, cancer research, and gene therapy, we’re given varying perspectives on the biotech field as it operates in the real world.”

– Jordan, Rochester Institute of Technology

Why Study Biomedicine in Denmark?

  • Denmark is known globally for innovative thinking in drug development and discovery and has continuously produced high-quality medical research
  • The greater Copenhagen area is part of Medicon Valley, a competitive life science cluster that attracts many successful companies to the region
  • There is a dynamic environment rich in innovation, and a tradition for knowledge sharing between companies, hospitals, universities, and public research institutions

Core Courses