Taught course

Biotechnology for Environmental Sustainability

Institution
Edinburgh Napier University · Faculty of Health, Life and Social Sciences
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

This programme aims to enhance your prospects for employment in the growing biorenewables, bioremediation, water and waste management and bioprocessing sectors. You will become equipped with versatile skills in the theoretical understanding and critical evaluation of advanced principles in environmental biotechnology and sustainability, and with the practical skills to underpin a professional career as a research scientist or to undertake a leading role in new technology and product development, research support management, or consultancy. We have free places available for this course (shared across the full-time and part-time options), funded by the Scottish Funding Council for entry in September 2014. The SFC funding will cover tuition fees. Due to SFC restrictions in its funding allocation the places are only available to applicants from Scotland and the European Union (excluding England, Northern Ireland and Wales). For more information and to apply, see Scottish Funding Council funded postgraduate places in the funding pages.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This programme aims to enhance your prospects for employment in the growing biorenewables, bioremediation, water and waste management and bioprocessing sectors. You will become equipped with versatile skills in the theoretical understanding and critical evaluation of advanced principles in environmental biotechnology and sustainability, and with the practical skills to underpin a professional career as a research scientist or to undertake a leading role in new technology and product development, research support management, or consultancy.

We have free places available for this course (shared across the full-time and part-time options), funded by the Scottish Funding Council for entry in September 2014.

The SFC funding will cover tuition fees. Due to SFC restrictions in its funding allocation the places are only available to applicants from Scotland and the European Union (excluding England, Northern Ireland and Wales).

For more information and to apply, see Scottish Funding Council funded postgraduate places in the funding pages.

Fees and funding

We have lots of funding options available such as the postgraduate tuition fee loan for Scottish & EU students, specific scholarships for students from India and Africa, as well as bursaries & grants for those closer to home in England, Northern Ireland and Wales. Visit our funding pages to find out what you could be eligible for.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Information Office
Email
info@napier.ac.uk
Phone
08452606040