• Application Deadline
  • 19 days
    Duration
  • Tuition
    3380
    Tuition (Full programme)
    3380
    Tuition (Full programme)
  • English
    Language
Each year the Erasmus Summer Programme in Genetic Epidemiology offered by Erasmus University Rotterdam provides hundreds of students, researchers and health professionals with the opportunity to boost their scientific careers. It is a specialized event that offers three weeks of á la carte research training in quantitative medical and health research.

About

The Erasmus Summer Programme in Genetic Epidemiology offered by Erasmus University Rotterdam provides its participants with a broad range of dynamic courses, both introductory and advanced, and provides the flexibility to mix and match the courses to their own individual programme.

If you’re a student, researcher, executive or advisor in health sciences, this programme offers you with the cutting-edge training you need to significantly enhance your competitive edge and to expand the frontiers of your scientific knowledge.

Course material
Most course materials will be available online. Participants will receive download instructions by e-mail in August.
Books
Recommended or required books are not included in the tuition fee.
Bookstore Study Store will be present on Mondays (subject to change).

Detailed Programme Facts

Programme Structure

Week 1
  • Principles of Research in Medicine and Epidemiology
  • Principles of Genetic Epidemiology
Week 2
  • Genomics in Molecular Medicine
Week 3
  • Genome-wide association studies
  • Epigenetics

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Take IELTS test

Academic Requirements

  • Participants of the NIHES degree programmes must apply via the NIHES Administrative office.
  • All other applicants, please use the online registration form

Tuition Fee Per Full Programme

  • EUR 3380 International
  • EUR 3380 EU/EEA
  • Programme, tuition fees and course descriptions to be confirmed.

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

StudyPortals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.