Nottingham Trent University

Nottingham Trent University

Molecular Biology

This course considers the molecular biology of prokaryotes and eukaryotes and looks at how genomes are mutated, analysed and manipulated in the detection, study and therapy of disease. This Masters is focused on a large laboratory-based research project.

Entry requirements

A UK Honours degree (minimum 2.1) or higher qualification in a Biological or Computing subject, plus laboratory experience gained through employment or an undergraduate research project. Appropriate experience or other relevant qualifications will also be considered. Applicants whose 1st language is not English should have an IELTS score of 6.5.

Course modules

Research Methods and Bioethics; Research Project; Molecular Biology; Techniques in Macromolecular Analysis.

Assessment methods

Assessments will take the form of: research project thesis, written assignments, case studies, oral and poster, presentations, laboratory report, formal examination, skills portfolio.

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
Master of Research - MRes Full-time September 2018 - 1 Years
Master of Research - MRes Part-time September 2018 - 2 Years
Master of Research - MRes Full-time January 2019 - 1 Years
Master of Research - MRes Part-time January 2019 - 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

Contact: 
NTU Admissions
Telephone number: 
01158484200