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Ecological and Evolutionary Genomics

Queen Mary University of London

M.Sc. On Campus
12 months
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22750 GBP/year
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Graduates who are skilled in genome analysis as well as ecology and evolution are rare. This groundbreaking Ecological and Evolutionary Genomics course at Queen Mary University of London offers a unique combination of expertise, from bioinformatics and evolutionary inference to computational biology and fieldwork.

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Overview

Global ecological change is occurring at a rapid rate and we are seeing a remarkable spread of diseases, collapses in biodiversity and disruption to ecosystems. 

In this Ecological and Evolutionary Genomics course at Queen Mary University of London you’ll cover the bioinformatics methods, algorithms and resources used for tasks such as sequence assembly, gene finding and genome annotation, phylogenetics, analysis of genomic variance among populations, genome wide association studies and prediction of gene structure and function. 

Career

During your studies you'll have access to support at every stage in your degree, including one-to-one academic guidance, tailored workshops and external guest speakers. Graduates of this course are well-placed to progress onto PhD research or careers in industry, consultancy and conservation.

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Genome Bioinformatics
  • Coding for Scientists
  • Post-Genomic Bioinformatics
  • Biodiversity and Conservation Field Cc
  • Ecology and Evolution Research Projec
  • Statistics for Bioinformaticians

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits

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.
Lower Second Class

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.
92
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A 2:1 or above at undergraduate level in a relevant subject, such as Ecology, Environmental Science, Biology or Zoology.
  • Applicants with a good 2:2 degree may be considered on an individual basis.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    22750 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 22750 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    12950 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12950 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

PT:

  • Home and EU: £6,500
  • International: £11,400

Funding

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