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Analytical Bioscience

Birkbeck, University of London

12 months
Duration
16020 GBP/year
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About

This Master's degree in Analytical Bioscience at Birkbeck, University of London provides hands-on experience and training in a wide range of analysis techniques and instrumentation used in the molecular biosciences, biomedical and pharmaceutical sectors.

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Overview

The Master's degree in Analytical Bioscience at Birkbeck, University of London  is designed to allow flexibility in attendance requirements and offers the opportunity to complete a novel research project in one of our excellent research laboratories.

Highlights

  • Very flexible modular programme: one-third is delivered by distance learning, allowing you to combine study with other commitments.
  • Part of the Institute of Structural and Molecular Biology, a joint initiative with University College London.
  • Taught in the Department of Biological Sciences, which offers state-of-the-art instrumental and computing facilities, and the possibility of collaborating with industry.
  • The Department and the Institute of Structural and Molecular Biology also provide a seminar programme and skills training across disciplines.
  • In the Research Excellence Framework (REF), in a joint submission with UCL, Biological Sciences at Birkbeck were ranked 11th in the UK, with a research environment supporting world-leading and internationally excellent research.

Careers and Employability

Graduates go on to careers in the health sector, academic research, toxicology and pharmaceuticals. Possible professions include analytical chemist, biomedical scientist, research scientist (life sciences), or toxicologist. This degree can also be useful in becoming a clinical research associate, science writer, or scientific laboratory technician.

Programme Structure

Courses Include:

  • NMR Spectroscopy and Mass Spectrometry
  • Optical Spectroscopy and Atomic Spectrometry
  • Separation Science
  • Techniques in Clinical Analysis
  • Macromolecular and Cellular Electron Microscopy
  • Principles of Protein Structure
  • Protein Bioinformatics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

You are strongly advised to apply now, to ensure there are still places on your chosen course and to give you time to complete the admissions process.

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A second-class honours degree (2:2) or above in a scientific subject. Less qualified students may be accepted if they have appropriate work experience, or through registration on the Postgraduate Diploma with the possibility of upgrading to the MSc after achieving appropriate results in the first set of examinations.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16020 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16020 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9960 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9960 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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