Infection Biology: Evolution, Epidemiology and Control 2018/2019 (15 credits)

Autumn 2018(early September - mid-November), 100 %, Campus

Start date: 3 September 2018

End date: 11 November 2018

Application Deadline: 16 April 2018

Enrolment Code: UU-43513 Application

Language of Instruction: English

Location: Uppsala

Selection: Higher education credits in science and engineering (maximum 240 credits)

Entry Requirements: One year of studies at the Master Programme in Infection Biology or equivalent.


If you are not a citizen of a European Union (EU) or European Economic Area (EEA) country, or Switzerland, you are required to pay application or tuition fees. Formal exchange students will be exempted from tuition fees, as well as the application fee. Read more about fees.

Application Fee: SEK 900

Tuition fee, first semester: SEK 36250

Tuition fee, total: SEK 36250

Please note: The course is part of the third semester of the Master Programme in Infection Biology.

About the course:

The modules of the course will provide a comprehensive understanding of microbial evolution, epidemiology, food hygiene, zoonosis, surveillance and global infections. Teaching is conducted as lectures by specialists from academia, hospital, government agencies, authorities and pharmaceutical industry and as seminars, group exercises, computer labs and site visits. If resources are available also a field trip abroad is included.

More information


Department of Medical Biochemistry and Microbiology

Uppsala biomedicinska centrum BMC, Husarg. 3 75237 UPPSALA

Box 582, 751 23 UPPSALA

Telephone: 018-471 4444

Fax: 018-471 4673