University of Warwick

University of Warwick

Mathematical Biology and Biophysical Chemistry

This course provides a working knowledge across several disciplines: chemistry, biology, physics, statistics and mathematics, which helps students to become a key player in numerous multi-disciplinary teams; it may be taken as a stand-alone degree to prepare students for work at the interface between disciplines; alternatively, students may continue on to take a PhD.

Entry requirements

1st or 2.1 degree in mathematical sciences, physical sciences or biological sciences; also, an A-level or equivalent in mathematics and at least 1 in biology, chemistry, computing or physics and the motivation to develop research programmes across the scientific disciplines are essential; progression to the PhD programme requires an average of 60 per cent on both the MSc taught modules and also the MSc research projects; all candidates are required to provide degree transcripts; English language requirements: IELTS 6.5; TOEFL (iBT) 92, PTE 62, CAE 60+ or CPE.

Course modules

Mathematical modelling of biological systems and techniques to understand complex data sets; advanced computational techniques for data collection, analysis and experimental design; physical/ biophysical techniques to analyse the structure and function of biomacromolecules; instrumental design and development.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time October 2016 - 3 years
MSc (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 5,820 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 15,000 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 5,820 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 5,820 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 5,820 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Warwick Coventry CV4 7AL West Midlands

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