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Official master's degree in Transfusion Medicine and Cellular and Tissue Therapies


Online training in transfusion medicine and cellular and tissue therapies 100% in English or bilingual Spanish-English to practise professionally in transfusion centres and lead research projects.

What does this Master’s programme entail?

The Master's Transfusion Medicine and Cellular and Tissue Therapies (MT3) is a collaboration between Leiden University (LUMC) and the Autonomous University of Barcelona. By following this programme, you will acquire and develop specific competences in analysing and applying the latest advances in transfusion medicine and cellular therapies. These include competences related to donor management, technical-process design, identification of quality indicators, selection of blood components for clinical use, laboratory diagnosis, cellular therapies and activities in support of scientific knowledge that are complementary to the teaching programme.

Why choose MT3 at Leiden University and Autonomous University of Barcelona?

  • This globally unique Master's is led by professors and reference authors that cover the most up-to-date knowledge possible in the area of transfusion medicine and cellular and tissue therapies.  
  • The collaboration between the Autonomous University of Barcelona, Leiden University, Sanquin and the Blood and Tissue Bank forms one of the most powerful international alliances for the creation and transmission of knowledge in the field.  
  • The courses of the master's programme will be given completely online, which offers the possibility of following the learning process without needing to coincide in space or time. This gives you the flexibility to combine the programme with other professional and personal responsibilities.