Birkbeck, University of London

Birkbeck, University of London

Analytical Bioscience

This Master's degree in bioscience provides hands-on experience and training in a wide range of analysis techniques and instrumentation used in the molecular biosciences, biomedical and pharmaceutical sectors. It is designed to allow flexibility in attendance requirements and offers the opportunity to complete a novel research project in one of our excellent research laboratories. **HIGHLIGHTS** - Very flexible modular programme: one-third is delivered by distance learning, allowing you to combine study with other commitments. - Part of the Institute of Structural and Molecular Biology, a joint initiative with University College London. - Taught in the Department of Biological Sciences, which offers state-of-the-art instrumental and computing facilities, and the possibility of collaborating with industry. - The Department and the Institute of Structural and Molecular Biology also provide a seminar programme and skills training across disciplines. - In the 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF), in a joint submission with UCL, Biological Sciences at Birkbeck were ranked 11th in the UK, with a research environment supporting world-leading and internationally excellent research.

Entry requirements

Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip: Honours degree in a scientific subject or with appropriate work experience. MSc: Good Honours degree in a scientific subject. Less qualified students may be accepted if they have appropriate work experience, or through registration on the postgraduate diploma with the possibility of upgrading to the MSc after achieving appropriate results in the first set of examinations.

Course modules

For information about course structure and the modules you will be studying, please visit Birkbeck's online prospectus.

Assessment methods

Taught modules are assessed by coursework and unseen written papers. The project is assessed entirely by coursework, including a written report, and oral and poster presentations.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time October 2019 9,450 per Year 1 (England) 1 Years
MSc Full-time October 2019 15,200 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
MSc Full-time October 2019 9,450 per Year 1 (EU) 1 Years
MSc Full-time October 2019 9,450 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 Years
MSc Full-time October 2019 9,450 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 Years
MSc Full-time October 2019 9,450 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 Years
MSc Part-time October 2019 4,725 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 Years
MSc Part-time October 2019 4,725 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 Years
MSc Part-time October 2019 4,725 per Year 1 (EU) 2 Years
MSc Part-time October 2019 4,725 per Year 1 (England) 2 Years
MSc Part-time October 2019 7,600 per Year 1 (International) 2 Years
MSc Part-time October 2019 4,725 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 Years
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Full-time October 2019 6,300 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 Years
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Full-time October 2019 6,300 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 Years
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Full-time October 2019 6,300 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 Years
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Full-time October 2019 6,300 per Year 1 (England) 1 Years
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Full-time October 2019 6,300 per Year 1 (EU) 1 Years
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Full-time October 2019 10,150 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Part-time October 2019 3,150 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 Years
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Part-time October 2019 3,150 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 Years
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Part-time October 2019 3,150 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 Years
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Part-time October 2019 5,075 per Year 1 (International) 2 Years
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Part-time October 2019 3,150 per Year 1 (England) 2 Years
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Part-time October 2019 3,150 per Year 1 (EU) 2 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bloomsbury Campus WC1E 7HX London

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Key information

Contact: 
School of Biological Sciences
Telephone number: 
02070790798