Newcastle University

Newcastle University

Industrial and Commercial Biotechnology

This programme is designed for students from a variety of backgrounds who have varied levels of biotechnology experience. It aims to equip them with an understanding of the principles and practices that underpin contemporary biotechnology and with the knowledge base and skills required for employment in the biotechnology industry.

Entry requirements

2.2 Honours degree in a related discipline such as biological sciences, chemistry, or chemical engineering (e.g. biology biotechnology/bioscience/biological sciences/ pharmacy). Applicants whose 1st language is not English require a minimum of IELTS 6.5, or equivalent.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 6,000 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 16,265 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Campus Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7RU North East

Key information

School of Biology
Telephone number: 
0191 208 4848