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Life Sciences

Study at the interface between nature, technology, medicine and the environment as part of Europe’s largest life sciences centre.

Conduct research into drugs for treating cancer, develop methods for the early detection of diseases, create implants using a 3D printer, produce new chemical substances, visualise big data or join the fight for clean water. Our wide range of courses in Life Sciences gives students the opportunity to be actively involved in solving the social problems of the future.

Hand in hand with industry

The FHNW School of Life Sciences is situated at the heart of the international life sciences industry with which it enjoys close ties. Students are directly involved in current projects throughout their studies and work in partnership with industry on the burning issues of tomorrow, which brings benefits both in their studies and later on when they are looking for a job.

The foundation for a successful future

Our graduates are highly sought-after specialists in industry. We are proud to say that 98 per cent of our students enter employment in their specialist field or go on to further study straight after graduating.

Bachelor in Life Sciences

Our Bachelor in Life Sciences degree programme has an interdisciplinary focus. From chemistry, physics and biology through to medicine and computer sciences, students learn to observe things from the perspective of different fields of study and to find innovative solutions. The first year of study is based on fundamental scientific and engineering principles. Students’ chosen courses then form the focus of the following semesters. For details, pleas visit our website in German.

Bachelor

More Details in German

to Bachelor

Master in Medical Informatics

Medical Informatics

Apply digital techniques and artificial intelligence in healthcare.

to Medical Informatics

Master in Life Sciences with nine Specialisations

A Master’s degree in Life Sciences equips students with all they need to gain a foothold in the growing life sciences market and to work successfully on solutions with a promising future.

Analytical Chemistry

Become an expert in Analytical Chemistry

to Analytical Chemistry

Applied Cell Biology

Become an expert in Applied Cell Biology

to Applied Cell Biology

Bioanalytics

Become an expert in Bioanalytics

to Bioanalytics

Biotechnology

Become an expert in Biotechnology

to Biotechnology

Chemical Engineering

Become an expert in Chemical Engineering

to Chemical Engineering

Environmental Technologies

Become an expert in Environmental Technologies

to Environmental Technologies

Organic and Supramolecular Chemistry

Become an expert in Organic and Supramolecular Chemistry

to Organic and Supramolecular Chemistry

Pharmatechnology

Become an expert in Pharmatechnology

to Pharmatechnology

Data Science

A Gateway to Data-Driven Innovation and Discovery in Molecular Life Sciences

to Data Science

Joint Degree Master in Biomedical Engineering

The Biomedical Engineering specialisation empowers diagnostics and therapy based on technology and engineering. This degree is a joint degree with the University of Basel.

Musikalische Performance

to Musikalische Performance

Blasorchesterdirektion

to Blasorchesterdirektion

instrumental/vokal

to instrumental/vokal

Musikpädagogik - instrumental/vokal

to Musikpädagogik - instrumental/vokal

Spezialisierte Musikalische Performance - Blasorchesterdirektion

to Spezialisierte Musikalische Performance - Blasorchesterdirektion

Komposition/ Musiktheorie - Audiodesign

to Komposition/ Musiktheorie - Audiodesign

Alte Musik Mittelalter-Renaissance instrumental/vokal

to Alte Musik Mittelalter-Renaissance instrumental/vokal

Musikalische Performance - Alte Musik Mittelalter-Renaissance instrumental/vokal

to Musikalische Performance - Alte Musik Mittelalter-Renaissance instrumental/vokal

Spezialisierte Musikalische Performance - Alte Musik Mittelalter-Renaissance instrumental/vokal

to Spezialisierte Musikalische Performance - Alte Musik Mittelalter-Renaissance instrumental/vokal

Jazz instrumental/vokal oder Komposition

to Jazz instrumental/vokal oder Komposition

Optométrie

to Optométrie

Angewandte Psychologie für Strategie, Marketing und Kommunikation

to Angewandte Psychologie für Strategie, Marketing und Kommunikation

FHNW Bauphysik

to FHNW Bauphysik

DAS Betoningenieur*in

to DAS Betoningenieur*in

Energie am Bau

to Energie am Bau

Blasorchesterdirektion Basis und Aufbau

to Blasorchesterdirektion Basis und Aufbau

Early Music Medieval-Renaissance instrument/voice

to Early Music Medieval-Renaissance instrument/voice

Data Science

to Data Science

Audio Design

to Audio Design

Sustainable Business Development (trinational)

to Sustainable Business Development (trinational)

Musikalische Performance Jazz

to Musikalische Performance Jazz

Chorleitung

to Chorleitung

Bildende Kunst

to Bildende Kunst

Fine Arts

to Fine Arts

Medical Informatics

to Medical Informatics

Schulmusik I

to Schulmusik I

Musikpädagogik - Schulmusik II

to Musikpädagogik - Schulmusik II

Spezialisierte Musikalische Performance - Chorleitung

to Spezialisierte Musikalische Performance - Chorleitung

Komposition/ Musiktheorie - Komposition

to Komposition/ Musiktheorie - Komposition

Alte Musik Renaissance-Romantik instrumental/vokal

to Alte Musik Renaissance-Romantik instrumental/vokal

Musikalische Performance - Alte Musik Renaissance-Romantik instrumental/vokal

to Musikalische Performance - Alte Musik Renaissance-Romantik instrumental/vokal

Spezialisierte Musikalische Performance - Alte Musik Historische Spielpraxis Renaissance-Romantik instrumental/vokal

to Spezialisierte Musikalische Performance - Alte Musik Historische Spielpraxis Renaissance-Romantik instrumental/vokal

Einführung in das wissenschaftliche Schreiben und Arbeiten

to Einführung in das wissenschaftliche Schreiben und Arbeiten

Intensivwoche Digitales Projektmanagement

to Intensivwoche Digitales Projektmanagement

VDC im Kontext der Organisationsentwicklung

to VDC im Kontext der Organisationsentwicklung

1848 - Testproduct EN

to 1848 - Testproduct EN

Spécialisation en basse vision

to Spécialisation en basse vision

instrument/voice

to instrument/voice

Arbeits- und Organisationspsychologie

to Arbeits- und Organisationspsychologie

Bauleitung

to Bauleitung

Indoor Air Quality

to Indoor Air Quality

CAS Betontechnik

to CAS Betontechnik

FHNW Digitales Bauen

to FHNW Digitales Bauen

Energieexpert*in Bau

to Energieexpert*in Bau

Immobilienbewertung (Real Estate Valuation)

to Immobilienbewertung (Real Estate Valuation)

FHNW Nachhaltiges Bauen

to FHNW Nachhaltiges Bauen

Chorleitung Basis und Aufbau

to Chorleitung Basis und Aufbau

Lehren in der Hochschule

to Lehren in der Hochschule

Fine Arts

to Fine Arts

Fine Arts

to Fine Arts

Medical Informatics

to Medical Informatics

Early Music Renaissance - Romantic instrument/voice

to Early Music Renaissance - Romantic instrument/voice

Jazz Instrumental/Vocal or Composition

to Jazz Instrumental/Vocal or Composition

Data Science

to Data Science

Bachelor/Master Standard

to Bachelor/Master Standard

Elektro- und Informationstechnik

to Elektro- und Informationstechnik

Sustainable Buildings and Cities

to Sustainable Buildings and Cities

Composition

to Composition

Architektur

to Architektur

Bachelor/MasterPlus

to Bachelor/MasterPlus

CARAQA

to CARAQA

Leadership in Science

to Leadership in Science

Musikpädagogik instrumental/vokal

to Musikpädagogik instrumental/vokal

Industrial Design

to Industrial Design

Digital Communication Environments

to Digital Communication Environments

Schulmusik II

to Schulmusik II

Musikpädagogik - Musik und Bewegung

to Musikpädagogik - Musik und Bewegung

Spezialisierte Musikalische Performance - Kammermusik

to Spezialisierte Musikalische Performance - Kammermusik

Musikpädagogik - Alte Musik instrumental/vokal

to Musikpädagogik - Alte Musik instrumental/vokal

Spezialisierte Musikalische Performance - Alte Musik Improvisation instrumental

to Spezialisierte Musikalische Performance - Alte Musik Improvisation instrumental

Musikpädagogik - Jazz instrumental/vokal

to Musikpädagogik - Jazz instrumental/vokal

Masterstudio Fashion Design

to Masterstudio Fashion Design

Diplomstudiengang

to Diplomstudiengang

CAS Digitales Bauen - Integriertes Projektmanagement

to CAS Digitales Bauen - Integriertes Projektmanagement

Zieldefinition in der Projektentwicklung

to Zieldefinition in der Projektentwicklung

Organisation der Organisation – neue Modelle

to Organisation der Organisation – neue Modelle

Computer Sciences

to Computer Sciences

Facherweiterung Französisch

to Facherweiterung Französisch

Infoanlässe Bachelor in Geomatik

to Infoanlässe Bachelor in Geomatik

Instrument/Voice

to Instrument/Voice

Musical Performance - instrument/voice

to Musical Performance - instrument/voice

Music theory MA

to Music theory MA

Betriebliches Gesundheitsmanagement (BGM)

to Betriebliches Gesundheitsmanagement (BGM)

Fachbauleitung

to Fachbauleitung

Bauphysik

to Bauphysik

CAS Betontechnologie

to CAS Betontechnologie

Energie am Bau

to Energie am Bau

Musikpädagogik instrumental/vokal

to Musikpädagogik instrumental/vokal

Tagungsdidaktik

to Tagungsdidaktik

Industrial Design

to Industrial Design

Early Music Medieval – Renaissance, instrument/voice

to Early Music Medieval – Renaissance, instrument/voice

Music Pedagogy - Early Music Instrument /Voice

to Music Pedagogy - Early Music Instrument /Voice

Early Music Medieval-Renaissance instrument/voice

to Early Music Medieval-Renaissance instrument/voice

Music Pedagogy - Jazz Instrument/Voice

to Music Pedagogy - Jazz Instrument/Voice

Circular Economy and Resource Management

to Circular Economy and Resource Management

Stufenerweiterung

to Stufenerweiterung

Upcycling Atelier – Gestalterischer Weiterbildungskurs für Lehrpersonen und Vermittler:innen

to Upcycling Atelier – Gestalterischer Weiterbildungskurs für Lehrpersonen und Vermittler:innen

Arbeits-, Organisations- und Personalpsychologie

to Arbeits-, Organisations- und Personalpsychologie

Architektur

to Architektur

Competence Upgrade Diagnostica

to Competence Upgrade Diagnostica

FHNW School of Life Sciences

FHNW University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland School of Life Sciences Hofackerstrasse 30 CH - 4132 Muttenz
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