The MSc Industrial Biotechnology at University of Strathclyde will also appeal to those with a primary industrial background as a further training opportunity and as a means of becoming involved in this important field.
The course has been designed in direct response to industry needs and is at the forefront of developments in biotechnology and engineering. The course content is informed by industry and reviewed annually to ensure it is up-to-date and optimally-aligned to the rapidly growing industrial biotechnology sector.
This unique MSc degree is awarded by the University of Strathclyde; students are taught at Strathclyde’s campus in Glasgow and eight other higher education institutions across Scotland. These are:
- Abertay University
- Heriot-Watt University
- Innogen Institute
- Scottish Association for Marine Science
- University of Edinburgh
- University of Glasgow
- University of the Highlands and Islands
Associated travel expenses are reimbursed. Teaching on the course combines the expertise of staff from a wide range of academic institutions.
The course provides an exciting opportunity for science and engineering graduates who are looking for a career in an emerging industry that is sustainable, green and essential to the global economy.
Our students enjoyed successful placements with the following companies:
- Marine Biopolymers
As a result of the MSc experience and particularly the industrial placement, at least 80% of our recent cohorts have secured full-time jobs within the biotechnology sector or have undertaken further postgraduate study.
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- Applied Biocatalysis
- Synthetic Biology
- Downstream Processing
- Introduction Scientific Programming
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- 12 months
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DisciplinesIndustrial & Systems Engineering Bio & Biomedical Engineering Biotechnology View 93 other Masters in Bio & Biomedical Engineering in United Kingdom
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Minimum upper second class honours degree or international equivalent in:
- Chemical Engineering
or related subjects.
Prospective students with relevant experience or other appropriate qualifications are also welcome to apply.
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International20350 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 20350 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
EU/EEA8100 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 8100 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
- Rest of UK: £13,550
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.