The objectives of the Biotechnology program from The American University in Cairo are:
- To introduce students to a combination of fundamentals and frontline applications in the field of biotechnology.
- To introduce students to regulatory affairs, intellectual property issues, and ethics related to different aspects of biotechnology.
- To introduce students to principles and requirements of bio-entrepreneurship.
- To provide the students with a deep understanding of the research techniques and data analysis in the area of specialization.
- To train students to solve biotechnology-related problems, think critically, function well in a team, and communicate effectively.
- To train students at a high standard of written and oral communication skills on technical matters
More informationVisit official programme website
- Cell and Molecular Biology
- Experimental Biotechnology
- Basics of Bioentrepreneurship
- Fundamentals of Bioinformatics
- Molecular Diagnosis
- Molecular Genetics
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Deadline passed, International
- Apply before
- An online application for graduate studies
- Online payment of the application fee
- The selection of up to two graduate programs for which the admission application will be processed
- A statement of purpose indicating the reasons of interest in the specific program
- An updated resume (CV) that must include work experience and educational background
- At least two online letters of recommendation from persons familiar with your academic or professional background.
- Official academic records, of which one must be a bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution with proof of degree completion.
- Clear copy of the information pages of your passport
- One recent passport size photograph
International735 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 735 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
National522 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 522 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
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Apply and win up to €6000 to cover your tuition fees.
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