Taught course

Microbiology

Institution
University of Aberdeen · College of Life Sciences and Medicine
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

A second class Honours degree (2:2 or above) or equivalent qualification in Microbiology or other biological science degree is required for entry onto this programme.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The MSc degree in Microbiology will take you through a wide-ranging curriculum describing some of the latest advances in microbiology. It includes courses on microbiology, applied statistics, bioinformatics, regulation of microbial adaptation and host-pathogen interactions in infection and disease. The MSc Microbiology aims to provide you with:

  • An understanding of the general principles of microbiology
  • An ability to apply knowledge in academic and health contexts
  • Opportunities to learn from world renowned researchers

This programme is ideal for students and scientists who would like to improve their career prospects, fill skills gaps and further their hands-on microbiology research experience.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
College of Life Sciences and Medicine Graduate School
Email
study@abdn.ac.uk
Phone
+44(0)1224 437096