Miami University

M.Sc. On Campus
12 months
12308 USD/year
12308 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Microbiology from Miami University provides excellent research facilities and modern instrumentation that supply resources for flow cytometry, DNA sequencing and analysis, bioinformatics, microarrays, computer facilities, high performance liquid chromatography, fluorescence microscopy, and access to confocal microscopy and scanning and transmission electron microscopy.


Microbiology from Miami University benefits substantially from its interdisciplinary interactions and collaborations with departments involved with graduate education in the biological sciences: Biology and Biochemistry. 


Our programme prepares a small, select group of approximately 25 graduate students for successful careers as researchers in government and private organizations or as university faculty.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Medical Bacteriology
  • Immunology Principles
  • Medical Mycology
  • Microbial Ecology: Exploration of the Diverse Roles of Microorganisms in Earth's Ecology
  • Bacterial Cellular and Developmental Biology
  • Theory of Electron Microscopy
  • Scanning Electron Microscopy Laboratory
  • Transmission Electron Microscopy Laboratory
  • Bioinformatics Computing Skills
  • Communicating Science: Papers, Proposals, and Presentations

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.

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.
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).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Official transcripts of all undergraduate and graduate course work.
  • Official GRE scores.
  • A TOEFL score below 100 or an IELTS score below 7.5 will reduce chances of admission.
  • Three (3) letters of recommendation through the admissions portal.
  • A brief description of the applicant's research interests and career objectives.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12308 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6154 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    12308 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6154 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.


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