BioTech Delft

Advanced Courses are intensive 1 or 2 week long courses at a postdoctoral level.
The organisation of our Advanced Courses is coordinated by the foundation BioTech Delft.
BioTech Delft offers - since its foundation in 1987 - various Advanced Courses covering the multidisciplinary spectrum of biotechnology:

  • Microbial Physiology and Fermentation Technology (since 1988)
  • Biocatalysis and Protein Engineering (since 1999)
  • Downstream Processing (since 1989)
  • Environmental Biotechnology (since 1993)
  • Genomics in Industrial Biotechnology (since 2005)
  • Metabolomics for Microbial Systems Biology (since 2010)
  • Bioprocess Design (since 2014)

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We also developed an free online course. Yearly (around October-December) it is opened and maintained by a course team. In this MOOC you learn the basics of sustainable processing for biobased products to further understand their impact on global sustainability.

For questions on the MOOC you can contact Vincent Renken or check

Staff BioTech Delft

Vincent Renken

BioTech Delft Coordinator

Ilnaat van Kersbergen

Finance Officer

Jenifer Baptiste

Management Assistant