M.Sc. On Campus

Biology (Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental)

12 months
44500 USD/year
44500 USD/year
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The graduate program in Biology (Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental) at Yale University is designed to provide students with diverse opportunities for acquiring a strong foundation in modern biology and applying it toward the generation of new knowledge through exciting research.


Learning outcomes

The diverse research topics explored by our faculty and our location adjacent to several departments including the Departments of Chemistry, Physics, and Engineering, provide Biology (Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental) graduate students at Yale University with opportunities to interact and collaborate in interdisciplinary collaborative projects, seminars and courses.

The graduates are highly successful, winning numerous graduate student awards and entering a variety of careers in academic, private, and public service in the biological sciences.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Macromolecular Structure and Biophysical Analysis
  • Biophysics
  • Methods and Logic in Molecular Biology
  • Advanced Eukaryotic Molecular Biology
  • Molecular Cell Biology, Basic Concepts of Genetics Analysis
  • Biochemical and Biophysical Approaches in Molecular and Cellular Biology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • $80 application fee or fee waiver
    • Recommendations from two teachers and one counselor
    • School Report with transcript
    • English proficiency test results - recommended for non-native English-speakers
    • Mid-Year Report & Final Report

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    44500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 44500 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    44500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 44500 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for New Haven

1380 - 2110 USD /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.

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