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In the master's specialisation BPS and Business Studies, you combine high quality research in Bio-Pharmaceutical Sciences with training in management and entrepreneurship.

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locatieLeiden
diplomaMSc
typeregulier, 120 EC
taalvolledig English
opleidingsduur2 jaar voltijd
accreditatiesNVAO
croho-code60207
numerus fixusnee
honoursheeft honours track
The master's specialisation Business Studies bridges science and business by focusing on areas such as technology management, innovation, entrepreneurship, operations and decision making. In this master's specialisation you combine BPS research with Business Studies. You will learn about analytical frameworks and skills for managerial decision making. The emphasis of the business specialisation is on the application of these frameworks and skills in the context of R&D-intensive organisations. After completion, you have obtained the necessary knowledge and skills to take on managerial responsibilities in your work.

Do you pursue a management career in industry from a BPS research perspective? Do you want to learn all about technology commercialization and business development? Then, Bio-Pharmaceutical Sciences and Business Studies is the master's specialisation of choice for you. It enables you to broaden your scope outside BPS research. The Business Studies specialisation offers training that is analytically rigorous and connected to practice through class discussions based on real-life business cases, company visits, guest speakers, and an internship experience.
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Discover why students choose the master's specialisation Business Studies
Discover why our students choose the Bio-Pharmaceutical Sciences master's programme

Waarom aan de Universiteit Leiden?

Why study BPS and Business Studies at Leiden University?
  • The specialisation provides you with a full year of research training in BPS followed by a year of training in business theory.
  • We offer you a research-oriented programme which spans the entire spectrum of BPS.
  • You have the opportunity to gain hands-on business experience working as an intern for a company. This real-life experience often provides students an edge in securing competitive job openings.

Onderwijs

taal van onderwijs100% en
onderwijsopzet20% zelfstudie
20% theorie
60% praktijk
avondonderwijsn.v.t.
afstandsonderwijsn.v.t.
onderwijsvormen
colloquium, lecture, individual assignment, laboratory work, literature study, oral presentation, working group, self study
instruction modes
This master's programme is strongly research-oriented, and the major compulsory component is a research project which includes writing a master's thesis within a disciplines of the LACDR. In the second year, the student may switch to a non-research specialisations, meaning that in the second year Bio-Pharmaceutical research is combined with training in another field.
objectives
In the first year, all students conducts a research project. In the second year, the student may switch to a non-research specialisation like the Science-Based Business (SBB) programme.
Compulsory components of the master's programme are: the introduction course BPS, a research project within the disciplines of the LACDR (including a thesis and oral presentation), attending one advanced lecture series in disciplines of BPS, the Scientific Conduct course, and twenty lectures or colloquia presented by other master's students in BPS. Optional: extension of the BPS research sub programme by attending additional lecture series of BPS or other courses in life sciences or medicine (0—20 EC). The choices for lecture series and research project will be made in concert with an advisor.

Completing the specialisation requires 40-60 EC of business courses, this can be done in two options:

  1. Management track: focus on activities within existing science and research driven organisations and provides students with basic knowledge of Management and Business.
  2. New Technology Ventures track: focus on the valorisation and commercialisation of knowledge created in research and offers knowledge in Management, Business and Entrepreneurship.

For a complete course overview, please see the e-Prospectus. [https://studiegids.leidenuniv.nl/studies/show/6305/bio-pharmaceutical_sciences_bio-pharmaceutical_sciences_and_science-based_business]

Toelating en kosten

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estimated monthly costs

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350kamerhuur in Leidenrond het landelijk gemiddelde
22internet+tv
152boodschappen/kostgeld
32telefoon
117verzekeringen
172collegegeldop basis van € 2060 per jaar
80studieboeken en -spullen
29drinken/snoep/snacks
77uiterlijkkleding, kapper, schoenen
30contributies/abonnementen
132vrije tijdstappen, uit eten, vakantie
42vervoernaast de OV-kaart
45overig

€ 1218totale maandelijkse uitgaven landelijk gemiddelde is € 1181
Hiernaast staat een overzicht van de gemiddelde kosten die een uitwonende student heeft. Niet iedere student heeft met iedere kostenpost te maken. Het totaalgemiddelde is dus niet gelijk aan de optelsom van alle kostenposten.

Bekijk ook de uitgebreide toelichting: wat kost studeren?

Studenten en studentenleven

studentaantallen

220 studenten volgen deze opleiding
55% daarvan is vrouw
7 eerstejaars gestart in 2017
100% daarvan is vrouw
27713 studenten aan de Universiteit Leiden
59% daarvan is vrouw
bron: StudieData

studievereniging

L.P.S.V. Aesculapius
Aesculapius is de studievereniging voor Bio-farmaceutische wetenschappen. „Aesculapius” organiseert, al dan niet in samenwerking met commissies, veel activiteiten. De activiteiten die „Aesculapius” organiseert, laten zich grofweg in tweeën verdelen. Aan de ene kant activiteiten die de studie ondersteunen, aan de andere kant activiteiten die gekenmerkt worden door gezelligheid.

Op kamers in Leiden

31058studenten studerend
12630studenten woonachtig   
€ 350gemiddelde kamerprijs
kamer betaalbaarheid
20 m2gemiddelde kameroppervlak
kamer beschikbaarheid
bron: Nationale Studenten Enquête

Keuzehulp

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Studievergelijker

1/8 Universiteit Leiden
Bio-Pharmaceutical Sciences and Business Studies
€ 350 gemiddelde kamerhuur
7 eerstejaars
100% vrouw
? uur contacttijd/week
100% Engelstalig
2/8 Universiteit Leiden
Industrial Pharmacy
€ 350 gemiddelde kamerhuur
7 eerstejaars
100% vrouw
? uur contacttijd/week
100% Engelstalig
3/8 Universiteit Leiden
Bio-Pharmaceutical Sciences and Education (NL)
€ 350 gemiddelde kamerhuur
7 eerstejaars
100% vrouw
? uur contacttijd/week
50% Nederlandstalig
50% Engelstalig
4/8 Universiteit Leiden
Drug Discovery and Safety
€ 350 gemiddelde kamerhuur
7 eerstejaars
100% vrouw
? uur contacttijd/week
100% Engelstalig
5/8 Universiteit Leiden
System Biomedicine and Pharmacology
€ 350 gemiddelde kamerhuur
7 eerstejaars
100% vrouw
? uur contacttijd/week
100% Engelstalig
6/8 Universiteit Leiden
Bio-Pharmaceutical Sciences
€ 350 gemiddelde kamerhuur
7 eerstejaars
100% vrouw
? uur contacttijd/week
100% Engelstalig
7/8 Universiteit Leiden
Bio-Pharmaceutical Sciences and Science Communication and Society
€ 350 gemiddelde kamerhuur
7 eerstejaars
100% vrouw
? uur contacttijd/week
100% Engelstalig
8/8 Universiteit Leiden
BioTherapeutics
€ 350 gemiddelde kamerhuur
7 eerstejaars
100% vrouw
? uur contacttijd/week
100% Engelstalig
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Feiten en / studie in cijfers

studentoordelen

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deze
opleiding
landelijk
algemeen oordeel4.04.0
inhoud3.83.8
docenten3.63.6
studiefaciliteiten3.33.3
studielast3.43.4
studiebegeleiding3.43.4
De Nationale Studenten Enquete is het grootschalige onderzoek van de overheid onder studenten in Nederland naar de kwaliteit van opleidingen aan hogescholen en universiteiten.
In 2017 hebben meer dan 280.000 studenten hun oordeel gegeven over hun studie en instelling.

Bio-Pharmaceutical Sciences: Bio-Pharmaceutical Sciences and Business Studies aan de Universiteit Leiden is beoordeeld door 92 respondenten. Gemiddeld waarderen ze de opleiding met 4.0 uit 5.

Na de studie

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Beroepsperspectief / arbeidsmarkt

Bio-Pharmaceutical Sciences students are broadly educated. The combination of expertise in drug research and academic skills makes them attractive for employers, irrespective of the chosen specialisation. One finds graduates from Bio-Pharmaceutical Sciences in the entire width of the (bio)pharmaceutical field.
Their careers generally remain closely related to the field of drug discovery and design, or the development and production of drugs, including drug quality, safety and clinical trials. Jobs outside research include various functions in the pharmaceutical industry, in biotechnology companies, or with the government.

Many graduates from Bio-Pharmaceutical Sciences choose a career in scientific research and pursue a PhD degree, an option which is also open to Industrial Pharmacy graduates. After obtaining your PhD degree you can continue as a postdoctoral fellow and subsequently, via a tenure track position at university, develop further to assistant-, associate-, or full professor.

Overall, about 59% of the graduates in Bio-Pharmaceutical Sciences rapidly find a position (predominantly PhD positions) at Universities, University Medical Centres or Research Institutes, while 29% get employed by pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies.

Additionally, our students seek jobs in eg food or cosmetics industry (3%), start their own company or work as freelancer (2%), get employed as teacher or in science communication (2%), or continue schooling (2%).

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Contact

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