MSc Programs in Professional Life Sciences

Compare 5 Master of Science Programs in Professional Life Sciences

An advanced degree dating back to the Middle Ages, a master’s degree demonstrates a greater understanding of a subject. It is typically awarded after a bachelor’s degree, following one to two years of postgraduate study.

What is an MSc in Professional Life Sciences? The life sciences refer to the many disciplines that revolve around the study of living things. This contrasts with the physical sciences that mainly study non-living elements of nature. Biology is the main life science, along with neuroscience, zoology, ecology, protein science, and several others. Even some physical sciences have life science branches, such as biochemistry and biophysics. The professional designation generally refers to sciences that are used in various manufacturing industries.

An MSc in an analytical science generally develops strong research skills. Being able to research effectively allows you to hunt down information you need quickly. A Master in Professional Life Sciences also teaches you writing skills and laboratory procedures necessary in both research and industrial jobs.

A university’s financial department is your best source for the exact cost of a master’s degree. This may also change depending on the type of study you pursue. You can typically find a financial plan to match your current situation.

Upon graduation, you can generally find work in jobs related to the food industry. Industries related to the production of cultured products such as bread, beer, and dairy need nutrition and food safety experts. Publicly and privately funded laboratories employ research scientists to study protein development, bioinformatics, and molecular matter, among other subjects. Working as a professor or continued education are also options typically available after you complete your degree.

It’s generally possible to find a program where a reliable internet connection is all you need to advance your education. This allows you to study from your home and proceed at your own pace. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

5 Results in Professional Life Sciences

MS in Professional Science: Biotechnology

American University - Washington, DC - College of Arts and Sciences
Campus Full-time September 2019 USA Washington

American University's master's degree in biotechnology combines coursework in genomics and business with the option of pursuing study in neuroscience, entrepreneurship, and other professional science specialties.

MSc Life Science and Technology

Leiden University
Campus Full-time 2 years February 2020 Netherlands Leiden The Hague + 1 more

The cell is the building block of life. Increased knowledge of the mechanisms of the biomolecular and biochemical processes in the cell leads to better medicines, new methods for combating diseases.

MSc in Service Management, Culture and Creativity Management

Lund University
Campus Full-time 2 years September 2019 Sweden Helsingborg

The Master's programme in Service Management combines in-depth subject knowledge of the services sectors with an understanding of the specific organisational and managerial needs of service activities.

MSc in Molecular Biology, Medical Biology

Lund University
Campus Full-time 2 years September 2019 Sweden Lund

This programme aims to give students of molecular biology a solid foundation for a career in medically related areas. These areas have played and will continue to play, a central role in pharmaceutical and biotechnological development.

MSc in Cognitive Sciences and Technologies: From Neuron to Cognition

Higher School of Economics
Campus Full-time 2 years September 2019 Russia Moscow

Our Master's programme offers courses in cognitive psychology, cognitive neuroscience and neuro-modelling. Taken together these disciplines study how memories, emotions, cognition or consciousness actually work. Students attend lectures in English and practice in leading laboratories of Moscow and of our international partners.