Start your dream course in 2022 | BROWSE PROGRAMMES Start your dream course in 2022 | BROWSE PROGRAMMES

Molecular Biotechnology (placement option available) - MSc


University of Hertfordshire    School of Life and Medical Science

Full time See Course MSc 2 years full time (sandwich course) 20 September 2022

About the course

Why choose Herts?

  • Teaching Excellence: You will be taught by expert lecturers and researchers who have extensive experience in academic, pharmaceutical, industrial, and biotechnology sectors (see key staff).
  • Industry Connections: We have strong relationships with GSK and Astra Zenca for you to benefit from work placements and innovative guest lectures delivered by leading researchers in the biotechnology industry.
  • Work-Related Learning: You will have the opportunity to secure your own biotech work placement when you opt for the Sandwich pathway.

About the course

Intended for graduates of the biological and biosciences, this course will provide you with specialist knowledge of molecular biology and biotechnology. This exciting and fast-moving area of bioscience is having an enormous impact on biotechnology. Analysis and manipulation of genes and genomes have provided the foundation for the development of new diagnostic methods, biological drugs and improved enzymes and proteins. New vaccines, synthetic antibodies and improved crops have also benefitted from advances in molecular biotechnology.

Read more about this course

Entry Requirements

A first or second class Honours Degree in Biosciences or Biological Chemistry with a final classification grade of a minimum 55%; or
A professional qualification accepted as equivalent to the above; or
A qualification in veterinary science, medicine or dentistry; or
A first or second class Honours Degree in disciplines other than those described above but where the applicant, in the opinion of the Programme Leader, would benefit from, and succeed on, the programme.


Fees

UK Students
Full time: £12400 for 2022/2023 and 2023/2024 inclusive

EU Students
Full time: £16650 for 2022/2023 and 2023/2024 inclusive

 Course Content

Visit institution website
Search Suggestions

Based on your current searches we recommend the following search filters