Master of Science in Biology

General

Program Description

Academic discipline: Natural Sciences

Degree: Master of Science (MSc)

Qualification: Biologist

Duration: 4 semesters

Credits obtained: The master’s degree requires the completion of 120 credits (ETC).

Aim of the program: The biology MSc course trains the researchers of the future in the fields of genetics, plant biology, ecology, evolutionary biology, and zoology. Students will learn specialized knowledge in biology, ecology; how to plan and carry out research projects, collect and analyze data, write up and publish results; and conduct their own small-scale research projects under the supervision of world-renowned experts in biology and ecology.

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Language requirements: English language proficiency (TOEFL 547 /IELTS 6.0 /oral examination)

Entry requirements: BSc diploma in biological/life sciences or in a related discipline of natural sciences

Lecture: 51% Practice: 49%

Main subjects typically include (this list is indicative and subject to change): Biomatematics, Bioinformatics, Genetics, Biophysics, Structural Biology and Measurement, Biological Chemistry, Plant Biology, Zoology, Etology, Ecology, Environmental Protection, Scientific Communication, Cell Biology, Molecular and Synthetic Biology, Regulatory Biology, Physiology and Immunology, Evolutionary Biology, Microbial Biotecnology, Thesis

Internship, practice: Students should complete practice at a company or research institute.

Career prospects: Graduates can choose from a wide range of positions in research laboratories, educational institutions, hospitals, clinics, environmental agencies, and pharmaceutical, food, agricultural, and chemical companies.

Fees: Application fee 150 USD, entrance procedure fee 350 USD

Tuition Fee: 7,000 USD/year

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Last updated Aug 2019

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