Biotechnology with Management Studies
Using molecular and genetic technology to enhance biological organisms and their products, biotechnology develops novel solutions to medical, environmental and agricultural issues. It is a rapidly developing field of research and industry, and is widely regarded as a major technology of the 21st century. Biotechnology brings together skills from a wide range of disciplines, including biology, chemistry and computer science. These skills will provide many employment opportunities in the emerging global biotechnology industries.
1st or 2nd Class Honours degree or equivalent in a biological science that contains a significant component of genetics and molecular biology; or a BSc degree plus appropriate work experience; applicants whose 1st language is not English require academic IELTS of 6.5 overall with 6.0 in writing and 5.5 in reading, listening and speaking.
Core modules: biotechnology; molecular medicine; research and enterprise in biotechnology; systems biology and bioinformatics; medical biotechnology; environmental and agricultural biotechnology; research project. Optional modules: separation science 1; molecular and atomic spectroscopy; tumour biology; clinical trials and pharmacovigilance; separation science 2; pharmaceutical technology; development, manufacture and regulation of medicines; molecular oncology.
Assessment is by course work and examination. Most modules include an examination and all have some form of course work assessment, which may take the form of reports, case studies, and oral and poster presentations.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 5,900 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 12,500 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 2,950 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 6,250 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Penrhyn Road Campus||Kingston upon Thames||KT1 2EE||South East|
0844 855 2177