Glasgow Caledonian University

Glasgow Caledonian University

Biomolecular and Biomedical Sciences

The programme provides you with the opportunity to study academically challenging and vocationally relevant subjects, while gaining important practical skills and exposure to the rigour and demands of scientific investigation. You will develop your laboratory skills as part of a highly respected department that is active in research. The programme has a wide-ranging curriculum dealing with mechanisms of disease development, including the cell and molecular biology of these processes, as well as the pathophysiology and molecular aspects of medicine. The development of laboratory skills is a key component of the course and an emphasis is placed on laboratory-based practical classes, for example, in the biomolecular studies, biomolecular microbiology and research project modules.

Entry requirements

UK Honours degree 2.2 (or equivalent) in a biomedical or biological science discipline. IELTS test with a score of at least 6.0 (with no element below 5.5) or equivalent.

Assessment methods

Each module will be assessed individually by a combination of coursework and formal examination.

Sponsorship information

Some students are eligible for tuition fee support. The fees and financial support that are relevant to you depend on where you lived before coming to university. Scholarships of £1,000 are available to all international students; there are no special application forms for scholarships and decisions will be made on the basis of the information provided with the application forms.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 - 1 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 - 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Glasgow Caledonian University Glasgow G4 0BA Scotland

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Key information

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0141 331 8630