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Biotechnology

This course provides strong training in many issues at the forefront of biotechnology. It integrates bioscience, biochemistry and biomedical science. As biotechnology is a priority growth area in the UK (particularly in the north west of England), graduates of this multidisciplinary course tend to find work easily and have excellent career prospects.

Entry requirements

A degree, grade 2.2 or above, in bioscience, biochemistry, pharmacy medicine or related subject. Appropriately experienced applicants will be considered in line with the university's accreditation of prior learning procedure. Students whose 1st language is not English will require evidence of proficiency in the English language.

Course modules

Modules inclue: Research and analytical methods; molecular biology and proteomics; medical biotechnology; plant biotechnology; research project.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by a combination of written examinations, oral presentations, coursework, laboratory reports and submission of the dissertation.

Sponsorship information

Study awards include: Vice-Chancellor's Excellence Scholarship; University of Salford student loyalty discount; Country bursary scheme (for International students only).

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,300 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,012 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,012 per Credit (Scotland) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,012 per Credit (Wales) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,012 per Credit (England) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,175 per Credit (International) 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Salford Salford M5 4WT North West

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