The Master of Science in Biochemistry at University of Johannesburg consists of a guided research project that must be submitted in the form of a dissertation at the end of the study period.
Athough biochemists have many different areas of specialization, almost all are skilled in basic research techniques and in the synthesis and analysis of information and data. As a result, there exist many career opportunities for skill development through this challenging curriculum.
Listed below are a few ideas:
- Toxicologist / Forensic Analyst
- Biomedical Scientist
- Laboratory Supervisor / Technician
- Research Scientist
- Food Scientist
- Sales Representative / Product Specialist
- Molecular Geneticist
- Environmental Analyst
- Plant Pathologist
- Tertiary Education
- Pursuing studies in intellectual property law (patents, product design and trademarks) after completing the BSc degree.
Get more detailsVisit official programme website
- Biochemistry: Dissertation
- 12 months
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DisciplinesChemistry Biology Biochemistry View 19 other Masters in Biology in South Africa
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- An Honours Degree in Biochemistry.
- Admission to the Master’s programme is subject to approval by the Department.
International851 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 851 EUR per year during 12 months.
R14,634 – R171,158
Living costs for Johannesburg
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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