Professional Master programme in In Silico Clinical Trials - 5718

Code 5718
Academic Year 2020-2021
Subject area Sciences and technology
Campus Bologna
Level Second
Director Marco Viceconti
Duration Annual
Teaching methods Conventional
Language English
Cost 9.000 Euros
Instalments First instalment 6.000 (six thousands) Euros; Second instalment 3.000 (three thousands) Euros (deadline 29/01/2021)
Application deadline

Oct 05, 2020 (Expired)

Main Department
Department of Industrial Engineering - DIN
Professional Profile
To train professionals that will be able to work in biomedical companies, research hospitals, Contract Research Organizations and regulatory agencies thanks to specific skills on computer modelling and simulation for the development and regulatory validation of medical products
Number of participants
Min: 5 Max: 30
International Professional Master's programme
Admission qualifications
a) a 2nd cycle qualification obtained in Italy according to the Bologna Process (degree from the previous system, specialist/2nd cycle degree, single cycle degree) in the following degree classes: LM-17, LM-18, from LM-20 to LM-35 included, LM-40;

b) an equivalent qualification obtained abroad under the legal degree system of the country issuing the qualification in equivalent disciplinary areas;

According to a positive assessment of the Admission Board, candidates with Master’s degrees in the fields of biotechnologies can be admitted at the programme, provided they are in possession of job experiences and qualifications showing qualified expertise in the subjects covered by the professional master programme.
Linguistic skills
Good knowledge of English
Selection criteria
Admission to the Master is subject to a positive opinion based on qualifications assessment.
Place of teaching
Centro Residenziale Universitario Bertinoro salvo due settimane di didattica frontale che sono tenute a Bologna, in via Terracini
Study plan
  • Introduction to In Silico Medicine - ING-IND/34 - Marco Viceconti
  • Modelling the neuromusculoskeletal system - ING-IND/34 - Luca Cristofolini
  • Modelling the cardiovascular and respiratory diseases - ENG-IND/06 - Stefano Severi
  • Modelling cancer, transmissible, and metabolic diseases - ENG-IND/06 - Francesco Pappalardo
  • Assessing the credibility of in silico Technologies - ENG-IND/34 - Marco Viceconti
  • Industrial and regulatory perspective - ING-IND/34 - Mark Palmer
  • Wrap-up Workshop and speed dating event - ING-IND/34 - Marco Viceconti
Compulsory attendance
24 cfu
Final Examination
24 cfu

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Professional Master programme notices

Coronavirus Emergency - Notification of changes in the call for application and enrolment dates

All interested parties are hereby notified that the call for applications deadline has been extended to OCT 05 and enrolment will take place from OCT 26 to NOVEMBER 09 ,2020 (Executive Provision Rep. No. 2225/2020 prot. n. 77805 of 14/04/2020)