Master’s graduates will acquire a high level of technical knowledge within the fields of bioinformatics and basic and industrial research, as well as analytical skills normally required in Data Science. These skills may be applied in a variety of sectors, such as Biotechnology and Pharmaceuticals.
The programme caters to those with a second cycle degree (laurea magistrale) or long single cycle degree (laurea magistrale a ciclo unico) in one of the following classes of former Ministerial Decree 270/2004, or in one of the corresponding classes of former Ministerial Decree 509/99 (the Italian name reported is the official name of the class, the English translation is reported for allow an easier comprehension of the list):
Admission to the programme is through an interview aimed at ascertaining the candidate’s knowledge of English and of the topics addressed by the Master’s programme, through CV assessment and motivational issues. Evaluation criteria:
The programme entails lectures and other forms of training, such as computational tools, data analysis and applications, for a total of 520 hours. Lectures will take place for 5 days a week for a total or 4/5 hours a day (with the exception of full day lectures when required, due to the presence and accomodation of external speakers).
Lectures will start the 15th of March 2020 and will be concluded by the end of September 2020 (a first small break of 3/5 days is scheduled for the beginning of June, a second longer break between the end of July and the begin of September). The traineeship (320 hours) will begin October 1st and will end January 29th 2020
Both the class and traineeship require mandatory attendace (an amount of 20% of absences of the total number of lecture hours is tolerated).
Both selection and programme will be help at INGM