Jointly delivered by the Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health and Alliance Manchester Business School, this Biotechnology and Enterprise course from The University of Manchester will also show you how discoveries can translate into a business plan for start-up technologies or innovative processes within biotechnology industries.
You will cover topics including intellectual property and advanced biotechnology through taught units before carrying out a lab-based research project.The combination of research skills and business knowledge will ensure you are well-equipped for career opportunities in the global biotechnology market.
Wide range of teaching expertise
Learn from experts from both the Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health and Alliance Manchester Business School to combine your scientific and business knowledge and skills.
The combination of research skills and business knowledge will ensure you are well-equipped for career opportunities in the global biotechnology market.
Around three-quarters of recent graduates have moved into careers in industry, including business development and knowledge transfer positions in bioscience and pharmaceutical companies.
The remaining graduates have gone into industry-related PhD research.
- Commercialisation in the Life Sciences
- Research Skills (Lab-based Research Project)
- Advanced Biotechnology I: expression systems for biopharmaceutical & industrial proteins
- Intellectual Property in the Life Sciences
- Disease Modelling and Genome Engineering
- PGT Supervisor Meeting (MSc)
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesBio & Biomedical Engineering Biology Biotechnology View 119 other Masters in Bio & Biomedical Engineering in United Kingdom
Academic entry qualification overviewWe require an honours degree (minimum Upper Second) or overseas equivalent :
- biological sciences
With sufficient evidence of the relevant units taken.
- International students must demonstrate English proficiency through a secure and approved testing system.
International29000 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 29000 GBP per year during 12 months.
National14500 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 14500 GBP per year during 12 months.
Living costs for Manchester
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