Degree in Biochemistry

240 credits - Faculty of Science

What is it?

The main objective of this degree programme is to train professionals and provide them with knowledge in all of the areas related to biochemistry, bioanalysis, biomedicine, and molecular biology in general. These professionals will have the conceptual, manual, and technical tools necessary for understanding and applying this knowledge.

What will you learn?

In this degree programme, students will acquire abilities that will enable them to join the biomedicine and bioanalysis workforce. On the programme's webpage, you can find detailed information on the skills and abilities that will be addressed.

Refer to all of the areas of the study .

What will you be able to do once you finish?

Two professional profiles can be defined:

  1. Biochemistry and Molecular Biomedicine. The application of molecular biosciences to the study of health and diseases, including the molecular analysis of the mechanisms of diseases, as well as the research, diagnosis, prevention and treatment of human diseases:
    • Biomedical and bioanalytical activity. The application of biochemical and biotechnological technologies to clinical medicine, hospitals, pharmaceutical and clinical analysis laboratories, health research centres, and related industries.
    • Health biotechnology. The discovery and development of new products and services in health biotechnology, biopharmaceutical and other similar sector industries, as well as at health, biomedical and biotechnological research centres.
  2. Research and teaching. Including two different areas:
    • Higher research and teaching. At universities, public and private scientific and technological research centres, and R&D&i departments at businesses in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, analysis and vehicle, and other similar areas.
    • Secondary education teaching. This degree provides the necessary training for teaching (at secondary school level) in the area of experimental sciences (Natural, Physics, Chemistry) and life sciences (Biology).

Travel and Learn

The UIB offers students the chance to take part in different exchange and mobility programmes:


High-quality official study

Legislation requires that official Spanish Degrees receive positive evaluations by the National Agency for Quality Assessment and Accreditation (ANECA). This process is called verification, and it serves to ensure that the development programme in which you will participate will provide the skills and learning results that it is supposed to.

See the official degree study plan report

The European Higher Education Area requires that a system be in place to ensure the quality of degree programmes .

Bachelor's programmes are subject to assessment and are continuously improved upon in order to guarantee their prestige and recognition within Europe. You can see the results of the assessments at results section .

Head of Studies: Dr Adamo Valle Gómez
60 places
240 credits. 4 years
In-Person Classes
Language: Catalan, Spanish, English ( See subjects for more details )
Public price per credit for first enrolment: ¤18.5 (*)
Total cost of the first enrolment in the first course, including taxes, for EU members under 28 years of age without any special condition: ¤1,157.72 (*)
(*)Prices for the academic year: 2020-21

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