University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham

Plant Genetic Manipulation

This course provides students with the theory and practical skills of plant genetic manipulation relevant to plant biotechnology, plant breeding and genome research; a series of off-site visits also provides information on the latest technologies and research allied to plant improvement and provides an insight as to how the agricultural and horticultural industries are utilising these technologies.

Entry requirements

At least a 2nd Class Honours degree; IELTS:6.0 with no less than 5.5 in each element; TOEFL IBT:87 with no less than 21 in listening, 22 in reading, 23 in speaking and 21 in writing.

Sponsorship information

Possibility some European and University bursaries may be available.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 6,010 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 17,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Sutton Bonington Campus Loughborough LE12 5RD East Midlands

Key information

Postgraduate Enquiry Team
Telephone number: 
0115 951 5559