MPhil Molecular Biology / Overview
Year of entry: 2019
- Degree awarded
- Master of Philosophy
- 12 months full-time
- Entry requirements
We normally expect students to have a First or Upper Second class UK honours degree or international equivalent, in a relevant science discipline or a first degree with an additional UK Masters degree (or international equivalent).
- How to apply
- Apply online
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Molecular biology analyses are a key component of many aspects of modern environmental biology study. Molecular biological techniques can enhance understanding in the roles that microorganisms, plants and animals play in the environment. Research within the fields of ecology and evolution is underpinned by molecular biology techniques, such as the use of advanced methodologies in genomics, molecular structure and dynamics, and computational molecular biology. Research projects within the School that utilise molecular biology approaches include analysis of ancient life through molecular fingerprinting, population genetics, plant and soil ecology, geomicrobiology, microbial and animal evolution, and plant and microbial biotechnology
Postgraduate research open day - 24th October 2018
NERC DTP interview day for funded studentships - TBC
For entry in the academic year beginning September 2019, the tuition fees are as follows:
UK/EU students (per annum): Standard £4,327, Low £8,750, Medium £15,500, High £20,500
International students (per annum): Standard £23,000, Low £25,000, Medium £30,500, High £35,500
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