A UK honours degree (minimum 2.1 for MRes; minimum 2.2 for MSc and MSc(Res)) or equivalent in a relevant discipline such as Biochemistry or Microbiology. Applicants with relevant employment experience or other relevant qualifications will also be considered.
Months of entry
Biotechnology is a massive international growth area and this course is designed to cultivate the theoretical knowledge and practical skills needed for a career within companies and research organisations. You will be working with experts in individual disciplines and will have the opportunity to study a variety of aspects of your discipline of choice.
MSc Biotechnology is a commercially relevant course suited to recent graduates looking to develop professional skills for a job in a biotechnology company. This course also includes an option of a one year work placement.
The MSc by Research Biotechnology is aimed at students wishing to be fully prepared for research work on graduation, but who have limited practical laboratory experience. Through studying 60 credit points (CP) of taught modules directly related to acquisition of research skills and a 60 CP research project, you will emerge as a well-trained researcher with good prospects for further study to PhD or to direct work in industry. This course also includes an option of a one year work placement.
The MRes Biotechnology is an independent research based course, supervised by one of our experienced academics. The course will help you gain extensive knowledge in a particular subject area as well as develop vital research skills.
Information for international students
Please visit www.ntu.ac.uk/international
Fees and funding
Find out more about scholarships, bursaries and other funding opportunities at www.ntu.ac.uk/satpgfees.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Admissions Team
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