Taught course

Applied Biosciences and Biotechnology

Imperial College London · Department of Life Sciences

Entry requirements

Our minimum requirement is at least a 2:1 UK Honour's degree in biochemistry, biology or other appropriate subject.

Months of entry


Course content

Our MSc in Applied Biosciences and Biotechnology provides an in-depth understanding of the core principles and methodologies underlying modern bioscience research and trains students in laboratory and research skills.

The course includes both taught and research-based projects encompassing biochemistry, molecular cell biology, systems and synthetic biology, bioinformatics, and entrepreneurship.

This is designed to equip you with the knowledge and practical skills to plan, conduct and evaluate a programme of original research, use laboratory equipment to generate data and understand and evaluate current research.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Kevin Cahill