Bachelor’s Degree in Biotechnology

Study one of the degrees with the best future prospects, employability and levels of demand in the health sector. Be a part of the next scientific breakthroughs in genetics, sustainability, immunology, biology, biochemistry, technology and Big Data. This programme of study will cultivate your research talent, develop your international career prospects, and give you access to top-rate research centres: CSIC (Spanish National Research Council), ISCIII (Carlos III Health Institute), etc.

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Start September
Length 4 years
Campus Villanueva de la Cañada
Credits: 240 ECTS

A programme committed to maximising your employability in the job market

Choose to study the Bachelor’s Degree in Biotechnology in Madrid, and you’ll gain access to a qualification with outstanding future prospects, which offers a wide range of professional opportunities. From your first day at UAX, you’ll learn how to practise your profession in leading research centres and companies from the biotechnology sector, located across the globe. With our practical programme, you’ll acquire technical skills and become proficient in using equipment correctly from the first year of study. You will receive 20% of your training in English, enabling you to acquire the skills you need to develop your career overseas.

Information about our Degree in Biotechnology

Take a look at our facilities

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UAX Clinical Veterinary Hospital

A unique centre, which boasts the most advanced technology in Europe for the successful development of veterinary activity. Find out more

Granja Experimental

8 hectáreas en las que realizar prácticas agropecuarias y de producción animal y adquirir la experiencia clínica del sector necesaria. Find out more

Laboratorios de investigación

Infraestructuras especiales en las que contarás con las herramientas y materiales necesarios para desarrollar tu carrera. Find out more

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Access and admission

You can access the Degree in Biotechnology by following the steps below.

Contact us

Fill out our form, call us or request a visit to UAX. We will be happy to show you everything we have prepared for you.

An adviser will guide you

A professional at our university will advise you and help you choose which route best suits you and your interests.

Complete your admission process

Request admission to our university and take an admission test, which can be face-to-face or online, whichever suits you best!

Receive admission confirmation

We know you have great potential and an apt profile to be a UAX student. You can now proceed with the paperwork and book your place!

Book your place and enrol

Enrol, comply with the deadlines and payment procedures to reserve your place and prove your legal entry requirements.


You are now part of UAX! Prepare for a unique educational experience, focused on you. Welcome to your university!

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Train with the best professionals

Beatriz Peralta

Dental Coordinator

Our students receive up-to-date training and skills for their career development

Fernando Vázquez

Veterinary Dean

Our model creates comprehensive veterinarians who are adapted to the challenges of today’s society

Miguel Losada

Professor of Physiotherapy

We train professionals who are adaptable to the clinical and scientific reality of physiotherapy

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Companies where our students carry out internships

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At UAX, we offer you options to expand your horizons

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At UAX, we offer you options to expand your horizons

Prácticas extracurriculares

Movilidad internacional

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