Taught course


Nottingham Trent University · School of Science and Technology

Entry requirements

A UK honours degree (minimum 2.1 for MRes; minimum 2.2 for MSc) 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

January, September

Course content

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 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


part time
24 months
full time
12/24 months


full time
12/24 months
part time
24 months


part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Admissions Team
+44 (0)115 848 8351