Bioinformatics Courses

Explore the world of bioinformatics with our online courses and gain essential skills for understanding biological data.

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Yes, online courses are a great way for beginners to start building bioinformatics skills. We have courses for learners of all levels, from complete beginners to experienced bioinformatics professionals looking to further their knowledge.

Bioinformatics is a varied field which can lead to a range of different career opportunities. Common sectors which bioinformatics knowledge ties into are genomics, healthcare, research and computer science.

Explore the combination of biology, computer science, and data analysis with our expert online bioinformatics courses. Designed to equip you with the knowledge and skills needed to make sense of complex biological data, we have a wide range of courses for learners interested in mastering the essentials of bioinformatics.

Build a strong understanding of bioinformatics

Become an expert in data analysis, genetic sequencing, and computational biology with our collection of expert bioinformatics courses. You’ll learn to unlock the potential of biological big data, drive innovation in healthcare and genetics, and more as you boost your career prospects.

Study bioinformatics online

From artificial intelligence in bioinformatics to clinical bioinformatics, we have a wide range of courses to help you build career-ready skills. Study with top universities and expert educators as you learn about bioinformatics in a range of contexts. Discover how to analyse and interpret data sets at your own pace, with our flexible online bioinformatics courses. Learn how to apply computational techniques to biological questions and build expert skills to boost your career.

Earn a bioinformatics certificate

Earn personalised bioinformatics certificates when you complete an online course on FutureLearn, complete with lead educator signatures, organisation logos and course details. Share your achievements with employers, on Linkedin, on your CV and more. Explore our other science, engineering and maths courses to continue building in-demand skills.

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