M.Sc. On Campus

Clinical Biochemistry

24 months
11220 USD/year
8415 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Clinical Biochemistry programme is offered at the Sultan Qaboos University.


Learning outcomes

The Clinical Biochemistry  student at Sultan Qaboos University should complete the course work requirements specified in the degree plan with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.00. For the thesis, the candidate is required to conduct the necessary literature review, undertake the research, analyze the results, write the report and communicate the results at an oral defense. This work need not necessarily be original research, but should be a new application of ideas. 

The student should identify the research problem in consultation with the supervisor, which normally takes place in the second semester. The student should register for the thesis in the third semester after having completed at least 12 credits of the course work.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Biochemical and Biophysical Principles
  • Macromolecular Structure and Analysis
  • Molecular Biology & Genomics
  • Genetics
  • Cell Structure and Dynamics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


27 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Candidates from other disciplines may be asked to attend additional bridging courses before starting the program.
  • Applicant must submit a release letter or a study leave from employer for full time study or no objection letter for part-time study, addressed to the dean of postgraduate studies at SQU. Un-employed applicant needs to submit a statement from The Public Authority of Manpower Register documenting the unemployment status of the applicant.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    11220 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11220 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    8415 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8415 USD per year during 24 months.
  • Omani 3240 OMR
  • International 4320 OMR

Living costs for Muscat

280 - 437 OMR /month
Living costs

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.

Our partners

Clinical Biochemistry
Sultan Qaboos University


Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!