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Molecular Biology and Genetics

METU Middle East Technical University

M.Sc.
24 months
Duration
268 USD/year
46 USD/year
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About

The Master of Science in Molecular Biology and Genetics at METU Middle East Technical University offers courses governing the fundamental aspects of the structure and functions of organisms at the molecular and cellular level.

Overview

Along with the fundamental subjects covered by the Biology Program, i.e. an understanding of human, animal, plant and microbial biology from every possible viewpoint, special emphasis is laid on a strong foundation in the concepts of molecular and cellular biology and genetics on the Master of Science in Molecular Biology and Genetics at METU Middle East Technical University.

This curriculum provides students the requisite knowledge and skills to pursue careers in:

  • basic and applied research education 
  • food and drug industry
  • agriculture
  • forestry
  • public health.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Animal Cell Culture Techniques 
  • Endocrinology
  • Introduction to Cancer Biology
  • Neuroendocrinology
  • Genomics and Proteomics
  • DNA Repair

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
2.7

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
79

Other requirements

General requirements

  • ALES Score must be Quantitative
  • Two (2) Reference Letters* 
    M.S. : Graduates of METU BIO and GENE programs are not required to submit.     Ph.D: One of them must be from M.S. thesis advisor.
  • Letter of Intent emphasising the field of study is required 
  • In the application form "Intended Area of Research" section must be filled. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    268 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 134 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    46 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 23 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • Resident: 129 TL/semester
  • Non-Resident: 768 TL/Semester

Funding

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