University of Liverpool

University of Liverpool

Post-Genomic Science

This course provides training in cutting-edge techniques, encompassing genomics, proteomics and bioinformatics. Students will gain hands-on experience of next-generation sequencing andmass spectrometry, and learn basic computer programming, scripting and statistics for analysing large data sets. Research projects are available within internationally recognised laboratories.

Entry requirements

1st or Upper 2nd Class Honours degree in a relevant subject (life sciences, computer science, mathematical sciences); 2.2 degrees are considered in combination with relevant professional experience; all applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5.

Course modules

Core modules: Programming for life sciences; MRes long research project; MRes research project 1; MRes research project 2; advanced statistics for biological research; statistics for biological research; optional modules; informatics for life sciences; research methods and applications in biological sciences; post-genomic technologies in biological research; object oriented software development.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MRes Full-time £ 3,996 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MRes Full-time £ 15,251 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Centre Campus Liverpool L3 5PS North West

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