Why study this course?
The programme aims to provide students with training and learning opportunities in the skills and specialised knowledge needed to equip them for a career in biotechnology, molecular biotechnology or molecular biology, in particular in industry.
Key features of this programme:
- Focuses on the molecular and cellular aspects of biotechnology
- Includes material on fermentation, process and downstream engineering, and business aspects
- A mixture of taught material and lab-based research projects
- Teaching and research at one of the UK's top Schools of Biosciences
Graduates from this programme will be well-placed for future careers in the biotechnology, pharmaceutical, biomedical and other science-based industries, many of which are undergoing a period of rapid international growth. The programme was designed in consultation with a senior scientist in a global pharmaceutical company and includes relevant applied elements such as modules on product development and business plans, in addition to those covering the scientific aspects of the subject.
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