Bio-Pharmaceutical Sciences (MSc)
Master's application and admission
Find out how to apply for Bio-Pharmaceutical Sciences at Leiden University by following our step-by-step guide.
This guide clearly explains the steps you need to take to apply, and the subsequent admission process.
- Step 1: Check the admission requirements.
- Step 2: Check the application deadlines.
- Step 3: Collect the required documents.
- Step 4: Start your application.
- Step 5: Pay your tuition fees
- Step 6: Prepare for your studies at Leiden University
The research specialisations are considered to be default specialisations. Hence, students will only be admitted to the master on a research specialisation. Students following the research specialisations continue their research training in the second year. Students opting for a non-research specialisation will be admitted after the successful completion of their first year of the master programme.
Every master student of Bio-Pharmaceutical Sciences has to start with a Research Project of 9 months within the LACDR (our research institute).
BFW students who want to start the master BPS in the academic year 2022-2023 in September 2022, please enroll in studielink and fill out this RP1 registration form between April 1 and June 15, 2022. Based on the information you provide, the education office of the master BPS will match you with a suitable RP1 spot. This is also applicable to students who have completed the bachelor in past years.
On the website of the LACDR you can find information on the various research programmes that are offered by our research divisions. Research specialisations are associated with the research themes of the different divisions.