Nanobiotechnology, 10 credits

Academic year 2022/2023

  • Autumn 2022, 67%, Campus

    Start date: 29 August 2022

    End date: 30 October 2022

    Application deadline: 19 April 2022

    Application code: UU-16019 Application

    Language of instruction: English

    Location: Uppsala

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

    Registration: 28 July 2022 – 28 August 2022

Entry requirements: 120 credits with 30 credits in chemistry. Proficiency in English equivalent to the Swedish upper secondary course English 6.


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 24,167

Tuition fee, total: SEK 24,167

Please note: The course schedule is adjusted so that the course Biosensors can be taken at the same time. Nanobiotechnology is focused in the beginning of the period and Biosensors in the end of the period, with some overlap.

About the course

Nanostructured materials with application and potential in biotechnology. Biological templates for inorganic structures. Surface physics and biomaterials. Characterisation and derivatisation of surfaces and other supporting phases. Interaction between biomolecules and surfaces. Applications in bioseparation, diagnostics, drug delivery and bioimplants. Lipid/polymer based nanoparticles. Molecular imprints. Inorganic replicas of soft biological materials. Enzyme reactors based on nanostructured materials.

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Department of Chemistry - BMC

Husargatan 3 752 37 Uppsala

Box 576, 75123 Uppsala

Chemistry education office


Telephone: +46 18 471 37 10, +46 18 471 37 11