Edinburgh Napier University
This course will equip you with versatile skills in the theoretical understanding and critical evaluation of advanced principles of biotechnology and with practical skills to underpin a career as a research scientist or within business in new product development and R&D support management. You will gain specialist research skills and technical expertise, as well as broader, transferable scientific skills. You will develop a critical understanding of key concepts in biotechnology including technologies driving discovery, new product innovation and development as well as the business principles underlying commercialisation.
Honours degree (or equivalent) in the bio-molecular sciences, e.g. biotechnology; molecular biology; genetics; biochemistry; or biomedical sciences; alternatively applicants may have a degree equivalent qualification or a degree without Honours plus appropriate experience, gained in biotechnology; or related industries and research laboratories.
Modules include: Cell technology; business and bioethics; research skills - molecular analysis; molecular pathogenesis of microbial infection; biotechnology and drug discovery; independent research project.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 3,750 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 12,510 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 3,750 per Whole course (home fees)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 12,510 per Whole course (overseas fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Sighthill Campus||Edinburgh||EH11 4BN||Scotland|
0333 900 6040