Molecular and Cellular Biology courses

These masters courses are designed to meet the growing demand for skilled, multi-disciplinary bioscientists, preparing you to lead innovations in academia, industry and healthcare in the future.

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Open days

An open day gives you the best opportunity to hear first-hand from our current students and staff about our courses.

Find out what makes us special at our next online open day on Wednesday 17 April 2024.

You may also be able to pre-book a department visit as part of a campus tour.Open days and campus tours

Human and Molecular Genetics MSc

– with NHS placement opportunities

Building on emerging ideas of personalised medicine, this course is a great starting point for students considering a career in medical genetics, or molecular biology research. Students will get the chance to work in the Julia Garnham Centre, a new genomic pre-screening facility, which helps NHS geneticists to diagnose blood cancers.

Read more Human and Molecular Genetics MSc student stories

Molecular Biology and Biotechnology MSc

The biotechnological applications of molecular biology underpin major industries in the medical sector, agricultural sector, and much more. This degree gives bioscience graduates confidence and independence in their practical skills and knowledge relevant to careers in this field.

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International Merit Scholarships

We offer a generous package of financial support for international students including 75 undergraduate scholarships worth £10,000 towards the annual tuition fee and 125 postgraduate taught scholarships worth £5,000 towards the tuition fee. Applications are now open for existing offer holders.