Master’s Degree in Biology and Technology Applied to Assisted Human Reproduction

Master’s Degree in collaboration with Group IVI, leading company in Reproductive Medicine  

You will train to cover the large demand for specialists in clinical assistance and research regarding assisted reproduction, where Spain is the third country with the highest volume of treatments.

In the PDF you will find:

  • Detailed study plan
  • Why this degree is perfect for you
Master’s Degree in Biology and Technology, Human Reproduction in Madrid


Sep 14, 2020


12 months
  • Complete your internship in IVI centers in Spain or abroad.  
  • Teaching faculty predominantly made up of professionals from the IVI Group. 

In the PDF you will find:

  • Detailed study plan
  • Why this degree is perfect for you

Key Points

Master’s Degree with a primarily professional outlook, with a heavy practical focus.

  • Start date

    Sep 14, 2020

  • Modality

    Hyflex (Real and virtual classrooms)

  • Duration

    12 months

  • ECTS


  • Language


  • Campus

    Madrid Alcobendas

  • University

    Universidad Europea de Madrid

  • Knowledge Area

    Medicine and health

  • Study Type


Why study this program?

Hours of practical work at IVI

In IVI Centers which assist with reproductive medicine.

% Professors from IVI

Teach the clinical modules on the program.

IVI Centers

Where you will be able to undertake internships in Spain or abroad.

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New candidate profile and degree access routes.

Graduates in Biology, Pharmacy, Biochemistry, Veterinary Science, Medicine or other degree in the Bio Health area.  

Admissions Process

The admissions process for programs in the Postgraduate School at Universidad Europea is open all year round, although registration in any of the programs is dependent on the availability of places. If you wish to receive personalized advice from our Postgraduate Admissions team, contact either of our two university campuses (Alcobendas or Villaviciosa de Odón) or contact us:

Having been advised, you should file the documents required:

  • Application Form
  • Copy of your ID or NIE
  • Copy of your University Degree
  • CV.

The Postgraduate Admissions team will contact you to complete access exams according to your desired program and a personal interview with the Director of the Master’s Degree or with a member on the Admissions Committee. 

* The admissions process does not cost the candidate anything nor is it binding on either party up until the registration process has been completed.

Financial Aid

At Universidad Europea we have a complete system of financial aid available to you to ease your education payments. Some examples are: 

  • Flexible payment options
  • Financial Aid for early payment
  • Financial Aid for continuing studies
  • Financial Aid for simultaneous study
  • Financial Aid for having a family member at Universidad Europea


Universidad Europea has signed various agreements with financial entities to help you finance your studies. Check our financing offers here.


At Universidad Europea de Madrid we offer a series of scholarships. To choose the one that best fits your circumstances, click here.


With a clear vision aimed at excellence, our campuses cater to a varied offer of degrees centered around professional and skills development. To this end, we have facilities that stand out for their innovative design, as well as for how they adapt to the needs of the employment market, so that students can be in contact with the professional world from day one.

In Madrid we have two campuses (Villaviciosa de Odón and Alcobendas) and two University Clinics (Clínica Universitaria Odontológica y Policlínica Universitaria) where, in addition to teaching activities, external patients are treated. We also have another campus in Valencia and another one in the Canary Islands. In total, we have 25 hectares with the best facilities: 3 university clinics, laboratories for all the scientific degrees, multimedia language center, sports complexes and student halls of residence.

In addition, there are work spaces available, tutorial classrooms and areas for group work in all our buildings, as well as within the library, that are available to students and teachers.

Collaborating companies

This Master’s Degree is developed in collaboration with the IVI Group, a leading company in Reproductive Medicine. It has centers in Spain, Panama, Chile, Brazil, Argentina, Mexico, Portugal, UK, Italy, United Arab Emirates and Oman. In addition, since 2012, IVI has launched a collaboration with NOVA clinics in India to share their experience and knowledge in the sector which has resulted in NOVA IVI FERTILITY. Since 2017, after entering the United States with RMANJ, IVI has become the largest Assisted Reproduction group in the world with 70 clinics in 13 countries.

You will complete 3 months of internships in IVI centers worldwide, with substantial research potential, to learn IVF, ICSI, vitrification and DPI. These internships will last for 3 months in one of the centers of IVI Group nationally and internationally in accordance with places available and candidate profiles.

Study plan

Module I.

  • Reproduction and Infertility (6 ECTS)

Module II.

  • Theoretical aspects, legal regulation and ethics of Assisted Reproduction Laboratories (6 ECTS)

Module III.

  • Genetics and Reproductive Medicine (6 ECTS)

Module IV.

  • Research Methodology (6 ECTS)

Module V.

  • Management and Quality of an Assisted Reproduction Laboratory (6 ECTS)

Module VI.

  • Internship in a medical reproductive assistance center (20 ECTS)

Module VII.

  • End of Master’s Degree Thesis (10 ECTS)


A program taught predominantly by professionals from the IVI Group, the largest Assisted Reproduction group in the world with 70 clinics in 13 countries and over 680 scientific articles published in journals worldwide.  


Dr. Antonio Requena Miranda
OB/GYN specializing in Reproductive Medicine. Medical and Surgical Doctor. General Medical Director Team IVI and co-director of IVI Madrid. Master’s Degree in Management, ESADE. Member of ESHRE (European Society for Human Reproduction and Embriology) ASRM (American Society of Reproductive Medicine) and SEF (Spanish Fertility Society).

Dr. José Rivera Torres
Doctor en Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid with over 15 years’ research experience (basic, pre-clinical and translation) developed in centers of excellence (University of Cambridge, CNIO and CNIC). Proven experience on research projects into stem cells undertaken on model animals. Author of a patent in the field of biotechnology through the generation of recombined vaccines based on the virus. Equally, is the author of over 30 published articles in international indexed journals in the field of Molecular Biology, Cellular Biology and Biochemistry.  


Dr. María Cruz Palomino
Graduate in Biological Sciences, Universidad Complutense de Madrid and Doctor in Biological Sciences, Universidad de Valencia. Master’s Degree in Biotechnology of Assisted Human Reproduction, Universidad de Valencia.

Dr. David Agudo Garcillán
Graduate in Pharmacy and Doctor in Health Sciences, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos. Senior embriologist, ESHRE. Awarded the Region of Madrid’s prize to the best innovative idea for the development of a company based on technology. Master’s Degree in Business Management, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos.

Dr. Fernando Bronet Campos
Doctor in Biological Sciences, Universidad Complutense de Madrid. Senior embriologist, ESHRE. Director of the IVF Laboratory of IVI Madrid.

Dr. Vanesa Vergara
Graduate in Medicine and specialist in Gynecology and Obstetrics, Universidad de Panamá. Specialist in Reproductive Medicine, Universidad de Valencia-IVI. Medical Coordinator in General Medicine Team, IVI. Member of the College of Physicians of Madrid and the Spanish Fertility Society.

Dr. David Sanz Rosa
Graduate in Chemical Sciences, Doctor in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. Professor of Research Methodology in the Clinical Department of the Faculty of Biomedical and Health Sciences. Works as a researcher and methodological consultant in the Doctoral and Research School. Areas of research: hypertension and high cholesterol, antiaggregating agents and platelets biology, beta-adrenergic systems, Ischemia and cardiac reperfusion, generation of animal models through the use of AAV. Has published over 50 scientific articles, 38 of them in indexed journals.


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  • Dr. Carmen Rubio Lluesa
  • Dr. Diana Alecsandru
  • Dr. Vanessa Vergara Bravo
  • Dr. Carlos Balmori Boticario
  • Dr. José Manuel Puente
  • Dr. María Cerrillo
  • Dr. Gabriela Kohls
  • Dr. María Martínez
  • Dr. Alfonso Bermejo
  • Dr. Carmen Bou
  • Dr. Manuel Fernández-Sánchez
  • Dr. Manuel Muñoz
  • Dr. Soledad Chamorro Barranco
  • Dr. Leyre Herrero Grassa
  • Dr. Natalia Basile
  • Dr. Nicolás Prados Dodd
  • Dr. Anabel Salazar Vera
  • Dr. Cristina González Ravina
  • Dr. Carlos Iglesias
  • Dr. Jesús Aguilar
  • Dr. Israel Ortega
  • Dr. Diana Santacruz
  • Dr. Eva Huguet
  • Dr. María Gaytan
  • Dr. Catalina Santiago
  • Israel J. Thuissard
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  • Count on a highly regarded partner in the sector as is IVI Group, the largest assisted reproduction group in the world with 70 clinics in 13 countries and over 680 scientific articles in journals.
  • Prepare yourself specifically to join a group of experts at the head of clinical and research assistance in this field, where Spain is the third country by volume of treatments.
  • Learning By Doing with 500 practical hours, the different Reproductive Assistance techniques and the application of clinical treatments. Said practical hours take place in centers of the IVI Group.
  • We offer you a program predominantly taught by professionals from IVI Group, where you can complete internships in Spain or abroad, with students being picked by virtue of their résumé.
  • This program is compatible with professional employment, so you can continue to further your studies while working. Additionally, you can continue onto Doctoral studies upon completion of the Master’s Degree.

Career opportunities

Where will I be able to work?

  • In laboratories in any assisted reproduction center.
  • In the assisted reproducction services at hospitals.
  • In research.

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Admission process

1. Documentation

To begin your admission process, the first thing to do is book your appointment online or by calling 91 740 72 72.

  • Selectividad card showing eligibility status
  • Two photocopies of your ID
  • Academic record file transfer 
  • Proof of payment of the Admission fee before or on the date of appointment

2.  What does the admissions test consist of?

  • Skills and abilities test
  • General knowledge test
  • Language assessment test
  • Personal interview

When will you know you’ve been accepted?

You’ll find out the result of the admissions test via an admissions letter that you’ll receive by email. If you have any doubts or queries, you can contact our Admissions Department for New Students at

3. Reserve your place

Along with the admissions letter, you will receive an envelope with information about official registration. It is recommended that in order to reserve your place, you should respond within 7 days of receiving the letter.

4. Registration

All students joining the Universidad Europea for the first time, wanting to study a degree, must open a file with the university, prior to registration. The Department of Admission for New Students will provide the candidate with all the documentation and forms to complete their registration.

Convalidations and transfers

You don’t have to carry on doing something you don’t want to. For this reason, we have designed specific convalidation and university transfer plan. If you want to know your personalized plan, as quickly and easily as possible, send us an email to along with the following documentation:

  • Personal academic certificate of the original degree.
  • Study plan sealed by the Secretariat of the center of origin.
  • The academic program of the subjects studied and/or enrolled in the original degree.
  • Officially translated degree certificate (only in the case of foreign graduates)

In case of requesting recognition for professional experience, you will be required to provide;

  • Work life certificate
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Company certificate, only in those cases where it is necessary to prove the functions performed in the company, or in cases of students with international professional experience who cannot provide a work-life certificate.

For any questions, you can contact our advisers by calling 91 834 34 35.

Scholarships and grants program

We’re here to help. If you want to study at Universidad Europea, you have a number of internal and official scholarship options to apply for. In addition, we provide comprehensive Financing and Discount options

Professional practices

Internships in companies are a key element in your education. Acquiring experience and putting into practice what you have learned on your degree is the best way to enter the labor market. There are two types of internship, curricular (which are included as part of your program) and extracurricular (which you can do on a voluntary basis).

In order to carry out an internship in a company, you’ll need to have passed 50% of your credits and register before you start the internship. Both the company and a professor on your course will monitor your progress on the internship as well as providing an evaluation at the half way mark and upon completion. 

If you want to gain extra work experience before finalizing your university studies, you are welcome to carry out extracurricular internships. You can carry them out in whichever year of your studies you choose but we remind you that internships are formative and should complement your studies. The more theoretical knowledge you have acquired throughout your degree, the more you will benefit from the internships.