About the Master'sAspiring to contribute to the development of new therapies for metabolic, infectious and immunological diseases or cancer? Our internationally acclaimed Research Master's programme in Molecular Mechanisms of Disease provides an excellent foundation for a career in academic or commercial research.
Want to know more about the curriculum of the Master of Molecular Mechanisms of Disease? Please visit the page of Molecular Mechanisms of Disease at the Radboud University.
Need more information about the education and organization, review and examination and supervision and administration? See the prospectus 2022-2023.
For all master's students
Educational Management TeamThe Educational Management Team ('Onderwijs Management Team - OMT') is involved in the main aspects of the MSc MMD, such as the recruitment of students, budget planning and monitoring, mentorship assignments, initiation of new modules, selection of new Masterclass topics, and the evaluation of the courses.
- Prof. Dr. R. Brock - Programme director, Chair
- Ms. Dr. H. Pluk - Programme coordinator, Secretary
- Dr. B. van der Reijden
- Dr. R. van Rij
- Dr. W. Hendriks
- Mr. D. Zijlmans - Student member
International Office for (current and prospective) studentsWe encourage student mobility by advising and helping current students to fulfil their ambitions to perform part of their study abroad. We also support incoming students in the international Master's programs and exchange student for study and internships. read more
MMD mentorsAs an MMD student, you will have a personal mentor to help you plan your individual study program and to discuss future options. All MMD mentors are senior scientists of the Radboud Institute of Molecular Life Sciences and supervise one MMD student for the two years of the program.
Radboudumc Study Fund Scholarship for Master's studentsThe Radboudumc Study Fund is a scholarship for excellent students applying for the Master’s programs in Biomedical Sciences or in Molecular Mechanisms of Disease. The scholarship is highly selective. read more
Radboudumc Study Fund Scholarship for Master's students
The Radboudumc Study Fund aims to provide very promising students without sufficient financial means the opportunity to complete a Master’s program in Biomedical Sciences or in Molecular Mechanisms of Disease, and possibly enroll in the PhD program afterwards.
Therefore, every academic year this fund offers about nine full scholarships to Radboud University’s most excellent international applicants. Eligibility for a Study Fund scholarship depends on the interview results, the results from your previous education, and (if applicable) your work experience. Scholarship candidates usually rank among the best 5% of their class.
The Radboudumc Study Fund covers any (outstanding) tuition fees and living expenses. Please note no extra costs such as flight and travel are covered.
How to apply
For non-EU students who wish to apply for the Radboudumc Study Fund, application for the Radboud Scholarship Programme (RSP) is mandatory. To apply for the Radboudumc Study Fund and RSP, simply tick the boxes in your Osiris application form when applying for the Master’s program.
For more information on other scholarships, go to: https://www.ru.nl/english/education/masters/biomedical-sciences/scholarships-and-grants/