Life Sciences

An-Najah National University

24 months
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Life Sciences from An-Najah National University spans many disciplines that must be integrated in order to truly understand any one of them. Biological concepts must be understood in a historical context even though they are constantly evolving. 


The understanding of living things and surrounding environment is essential for developing and sustaining civilization.

There is cooperation between master program of Life Sciences from An-Najah National University with ‎other universities, ministries or research centers. In cases such as ‎joint supervision.

Many of the theses of master of biology deals with subjects ‎that are considered big challenges for the communities.


Although there are common career opportunities for all ‎graduates with master of biology, the career opportunities ‎also depend on the thesis of the master and associated learned ‎skills.  In addition, career opportunities are also influenced by ‎the undergraduate specialization, which will be developed by ‎attending master of biology program.  Examples of the career ‎opportunities of master of biology:

  • Teaching: Many persons that attended the program of ‎master of biology are now teaching in schools. In addition, ‎graduate can also teach in universities. The higher level of ‎education of graduates of master of biology makes them ‎candidates to become supervisors of school educations.
  • Laboratory technician: the background of graduates of ‎master of biology makes them able to perform wide varieties ‎of laboratory works.  For example, graduate can work as ‎laboratory technician and prepare for laboratory sessions in the ‎university laboratories.
  • Research assistants: The graduate can work in research ‎centers in universities or other centers. This is especially true for ‎students that attend the thesis type of the master.
  • Food factories: graduates can also work in food factories as ‎laboratory technicians.
  • Pharmaceutical industry: graduates are  capable of working as ‎either laboratory technicians or marketing personnel.

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Biostatistics
  • Biochemistry
  • Microbiology
  • Molecular Genetics
  • Animal Physiology
  • Ecology
  • Research Methodology
  • Cell Biology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

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Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

In order to be admitted to the Faculty of Graduate Studies:

  • A student must have completed a Bachelor's degree with a minimum C “Good” average and passed the placement test and the interview. 
  • A minimum D average “fair” and the successful completion of a placement test are required for admission to the Family Medicine degree program.

Tuition Fee


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