Nottingham Trent University

Nottingham Trent University

Biotechnology

This course is designed to give students the theoretical and practical skills needed for a career in biotechnology within companies and research organisations. Gain a competitive edge with this Masters in a growing job market with a year in industry to cement the knowledge and skills learnt at university.

Entry requirements

MSc: A UK Honours degree (minimum 2.2) or equivalent in a relevant discipline such as biochemistry, microbiology or biology. Applicants with relevant employment experience or other relevant qualifications may also be considered. International students need IELTS 6.5 (with minimum of 5.5 in reading, listening, speaking and writing). Master of Research - MRes: A UK Honours degree (minimum 2.1) or equivalent in a relevant discipline such as biochemistry or biology, with laboratory experience gained through employment or undergraduate research project. Applicants with relevant employment experience or other relevant qualifications may also be considered. International students need IELTS 6.5 (with minimum of 5.5 in reading, listening, speaking and writing).

Course modules

Master of Research - MRes: Core modules: Research Methods and Bioethics; Research Project; Special Topics in Biotechnology. Optional modules: Business and Enterprise. Cell Culture and Antibody Technology; Molecular Biology; Techniques in Macromolecular Analysis MSc: Core modules: Molecular Biology; Cell Culture and Antibody Technology; Special Topics in Biotechnology; Business and Enterprise; Research Methods and Bioethics; Research Project. Optional modules: Microbial Diagnostics; Techniques in Macromolecular Analysis.

Assessment methods

Modules are assessed by a variety of different types of course work including written assignments, oral presentations and poster presentations, and examinations. The research project will involve the design, implementation and reporting of a major research task.

Sponsorship information

Visit www.ntu.ac.uk/satscholarships for more information on our scholarships and bursaries.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time January 2019 13,900 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
MSc Full-time January 2019 7,800 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 1 Years
MSc Sandwich including industrial placement January 2019 9,185 per Whole course (Home/EU) 2 Years
MSc Part-time January 2019 3,900 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 2 Years
MSc Sandwich including industrial placement January 2019 15,285 per Whole course (International) 2 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 8,000 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 14,500 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
MSc Sandwich including industrial placement September 2019 9,385 per Whole course (Home/EU) 2 Years
MSc Sandwich including industrial placement September 2019 15,885 per Whole course (International) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 4,000 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 2 Years
MSc Full-time January 2020 8,000 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 1 Years
MSc Full-time January 2020 14,500 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
MSc Sandwich including industrial placement January 2020 15,885 per Whole course (International) 2 Years
MSc Sandwich including industrial placement January 2020 9,385 per Whole course (Home/EU) 2 Years
MSc Part-time January 2020 4,000 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 2 Years
Master of Research - MRes Full-time January 2019 13,900 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
Master of Research - MRes Full-time January 2019 7,800 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 1 Years
Master of Research - MRes Part-time January 2019 3,900 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 2 Years
Master of Research - MRes Full-time September 2019 14,500 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
Master of Research - MRes Full-time September 2019 8,000 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 1 Years
Master of Research - MRes Part-time September 2019 4,000 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 2 Years
Master of Research - MRes Full-time January 2020 8,000 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 1 Years
Master of Research - MRes Full-time January 2020 14,500 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
Master of Research - MRes Part-time January 2020 4,000 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 2 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Clifton Campus NG11 8NS East Midlands

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Key information

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