The “Biochemistry and Molecular Biology” training program is designed for students who already have a Bachelor's degree in Biology. However, those having a Bachelor's degree in Chemistry, Biotechnology or Physics, may also be admitted. The program is focused on classical approaches and contemporary methods of biological research. Emphasis is placed on methods of biochemical and molecular study of biological objects.
The medium of instruction for this program is Russian.
Graduates are ready to work at research and analytical laboratories specializing in different spheres (for example, genetic, biochemical, microbiological, biotechnological, foodstuff laboratories, as well as pharmaceutical, forensic laboratories and so on).
Skills & Competencies
Graduates have basic skills and fundamental concepts of classical and contemporary methods of biochemical and molecular study of biological objects. It enables them to be engaged in the research of biological objects right after graduation, with no additional retraining or just minimal training required.
- Functional biochemistry
- Biochemistry and molecular biology of cells
- Genome and its expression analysis
- A practical course in molecular and cytobiology methods
- Receptors and cell signaling
- Bioenergetics and membranology
- Molecular immunology
- Molecular bioregulation mechanisms study methods
The program completes with a master thesis defense. Students perform experiments in well-equipped University laboratories, or in the laboratories at the University partner enterprises. The whole of the 4th term is provided for writing a master thesis.
The deadline to submit the application is August 8, 2020, however, international students are strongly encouraged to apply by July 18, 2020.
About the School
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