M.Sc. On Campus

Molecular and Cell Biology

24 months
27702 EUR/year
27702 EUR/year
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The Molecular and Cell Biology program of Alfaisal University is offered in collaboration with King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Center (KFSHRC) and offers research and training opportunities with international-caliber scientists leading to a M.Sc. degree awarded by Alfaisal University.


The Molecular and Cell Biology program of Alfaisal University will be supported by Ministry of Education (MOE) (King Abdullah Program) scholarships for Saudi nationals. The Biomedical Sciences Graduate Program offers a unique environment of higher education that integrates the research and training capabilities at KFSHRC and Alfaisal University in a distinctive modern educational setting. This Master degree offers future careers in Molecular Medicine, Biotechnology, and Biomedical Research. The program is open for male and female students, Saudi and non-Saudi, local and international.


Potential careers for graduates include the expanding market in molecular medicine, biotechnology, and biomedical research.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Basics of Molecular & Cell Biology 
  • Topics in Integrated & System Biology
  • Methods in Molecular & Cellular Biology 
  • Signal Transduction
  • Advanced Biochemistry

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


42 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Your Certificates & Transcripts must be certified by the Saudi Embassy in the country of your study
  • Your Certificates & Transcripts must be evaluated & certified by the Saudi Ministry of Education
  • You must pay the non-refundable seat confirmation fee of SR 500
  • A bachelor's degree or recognized equivalent from an accredited institution accepted by Ministry of Education (MOE) in related field
  • English language proficiency
  • Minimum One year Professional work experience in related field
  • Applicant should provide two letters of recommendations
  • On-campus Interview
  • Students must provide a statement of purpose describing their academic interests and reasons for applying at the interview time

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    27702 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 55404 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.
  • National

    27702 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 55404 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.
  • SAR 200,000 per full programme

Living costs for Riyadh

2073 - 3435 SAR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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