Top rating for Master involving AIMMS researchers
Recently, the Bioinformatics & Systems Biology Master, involving AIMMS researchers from the Systems Bioinformatics and Integrative Bioinformatics research groups, was top rated according to the ‘Keuzegids Masters 2017’. They scored 8.2 points out of 10.
Together with colleagues from the University of Amsterdam, the groups of Prof. Bas Teusink and Prof. Jaap Heringa, designed the Master. Currently, they provide all education at the VU within this Master and have important coordinating roles. Prof. Jaap Heringa is the program director.
National Student Survey
The Keuzegids assesses and compares Master’s programmes based on input from experts in the field of higher education, as well as on student input from the National Student Survey of 2016. Approximately 35 percent of Dutch Master’s students took part in this survey. Data on programme size, language of tuition, method of instruction and tuition fees also played an important role in the ranking process.