MSci Microbiology / Overview
Year of entry: 2022
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- Degree awarded
- Master of Science (UG)
- 4 years
- Typical A-level offer
A*AA-ABB (including specific subjects)
- Typical contextual A-level offer
AAB-ABC (including specific subjects).Find out more about contextual admissions.
- Refugee/care-experienced offer
Applicants who have been in local authority care for more than three months or have refugee status may be eligible for an offer two grades below the standard requirements.Find out more about contextual admissions.
- Typical International Baccalaureate offer
36-33 points overall with 6, 6, 6 to 6, 5, 5 at Higher Level including two science subjects, normally Biology and Chemistry.
- Number of places/applicants
- 650/6000 (overall data for biological and biomedical sciences undergraduate courses at Manchester).
- How to apply
- This course is now closed to Home applications for 2022 entry unless you meet contextual admissions criteria.
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- Develop your research skills with an integrated master's degree, making you more attractive to future employers in both academia and industry.
- Understand how microbes cause disease on a biochemical, physiological and genetic level, and how we can exploit their capabilities in genetic engineering, biotechnology and food production.
- Learn lab skills and techniques that are widely used in biomedical research and biotechnology.
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We also operate campus tours where a student ambassador will tell you all about life at the University. You may also meet with admissions staff, subject to staff availability. These tours run on most days and are open to anybody thinking of applying for any of our courses in biosciences.
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Tuition fees for home students commencing their studies in September 2022 will be £9,250 per annum. Tuition fees for international students will be £26,000 per annum. For general information please see the undergraduate finance pages.
Policy on additional costs
All students should normally be able to complete their programme of study without incurring additional study costs over and above the tuition fee for that programme. Any unavoidable additional compulsory costs totalling more than 1% of the annual home undergraduate fee per annum, regardless of whether the programme in question is undergraduate or postgraduate taught, will be made clear to you at the point of application. Further information can be found in the University's Policy on additional costs incurred by students on undergraduate and postgraduate taught programmes (PDF document, 91KB).
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