Full time September MSc 1 year 31 August 2024 Award winner
Biological Sciences (4)

About the course

Discover how biotechnology can be used to solve real-world health problems, and undertake a placement or research project as part of your degree, with our MSc Biotechnology course.

Choose MSc Biotechnology at the University of Reading

  • Explore the science that underpins future trends in medical biotechnology, including AI and big data. This includes the opportunity to undertake a three-month placement with one of our industry partners.
  • Learn from academics who have experience converting scientific research into successful commercial enterprises.
  • Gain professional experience by undertaking a three month placement with one of our industry partners, or gain hands-on experience of laboratory research by carrying out a research project.
  • Study with business experts in our triple-accredited Henley Business School.

What you'll learn

At the University of Reading, we've collaborated with employers in the life sciences sector to develop our MSc Biotechnology course.

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Entry Requirements

Normally a good undergraduate honours degree (2:1 or above), or equivalent from a university outside the UK, in a related subject such as biomedical sciences, biological sciences, biochemistry or microbiology.


New UK/Republic of Ireland students: £12,550
New international students: £26,950

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