Leiden University and Delft University of Technology jointly organize a master track in Bioinformatics as part of their MSc programmes in Computer Science. The focus of this new track will be on Data Analysis and Modeling, combining the strenghts of the two universities. Students will take courses in both Leiden and Delft.

Co-operating partners

The Bioinformatics track is organized by the Leiden Institute of Advanced Computer Science (LIACS) at Leiden University and the faculty of Electrical Engineering, Mathematics and Computer Science (EEMCS) of Delft University of Technology (DUT) in close co-operation with three of the four centers of excellence of the Nationaal Regie Orgaan Genomics:

Moreover. internationally well known research centers will be participating in the program by organizing courses and facilitating high level research projects:

Information for New Students (2014/2015)

CS Bioinformatics Kick-Off

Monday September 1st 2014 a Kick-Off Day will be organized for all new CS Bioinformatics Students. An introduction to the study, some talks, a short tour and other practical information will be given during this day. We will start the day in Leiden and will continue the afternoon in Delft.

Time and date: 10.00 - 17.00, Wednesday September 1st 2014

Place: Room 402, Snelliusgebouw, Niels Bohrweg 1, Leiden.


New Leiden University students: Upon arrival please contact Dr. Erwin M. Bakker (E-mail: erwin@remove-this.liacs.nl, Phone: +31 6 81 553 284). A study-plan and further information about the track will be discussed during a personal meeting.

New Delft University of Technology students: Please contact Prof.dr.ir. M.J.T. Reiders (E-mail: M.J.T.Reinders@remove-this.tudelft.nl, room HB13.070, Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Mathematics & Computer Sciene, Phone: +31 (0)15-2786424).