Taught course

Human Complex Trait Genetics

Institution
University of Edinburgh · School of Biological Sciences
Qualifications
MScPGDip

Entry requirements

We welcome applications from graduates in the biological sciences who have an interest in quantitative biology, or graduates in mathematics, statistics or physical sciences who wish to apply theory to genetic problems. Applicants should have a good honours degree (minimum UK 2:2 honours degree or its equivalent if outside the UK).

Months of entry

September

Course content

This programme is based in two internationally renowned Institutes within the University, the Institute of Evolutionary Biology and the Institute of Genetics and Molecular Medicine. It provides training in genetics and quantitative skills which are increasingly required by industry and research to exploit the explosion of information in genomics.

Information for international students

Evidence of proficiency in English must be provided if this is not the applicant's first language.

Fees and funding

Visit Scholarships and Student Funding Services at http://www.ed.ac.uk/schools-departments/student-funding/postgraduate

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

PGDip

full time
9 months

Course contact details

Name
MSc Administrator
Email
qgen@ed.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 131 650 5513