How will mathematics, statistics and informatics help you understand nature?

The multidisciplinary Master’s Programme in Life Science Informatics (LSI) provides the tools to gain knowledge from models and data. The programme integrates research excellence across the Faculties of Science, of Medicine and of Bio- and Environmental Sciences with the Helsinki Institute of Life Sciences (HiLIFE) to provide cutting-edge education from experts in the life sciences, medicine, mathematics, statistics, and informatics. This combination offers attractive and versatile study opportunities, where you can tailor your studies according to your personal interest and career plans.

The programme has four study tracks to specialise in Biomathematics, in Biostatistics, in Ecological Informatics or in Bioinformatics and Systems Medicine. While gaining deep knowledge in your specialisation, you will also get a broad overview of several fields to support your future career.

Find out more about the programme structure, content and courses from the link below.

How to apply

The quick guide gives you a general overview of the application process and how to apply. Make sure that you meet the admission requirements, prepare your documents in advance and apply when applications are open.

Please note that there is only one intake per academic year. The online application form is open only during the application period. The admission requirements for the programme can be found in Studyinfo.