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MSc Molecular Cell Biology - Nottingham

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Nottingham Trent University
12 April 2011
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Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Masters Courses

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MSc Molecular Cell Biology - Nottingham

Location: NottinghamCategories: Master CoursesDiscipline: BiosciencesOrganisation: Nottingham Trent University

This course covers a wide range of up-to-date and industry relevant technologies and will enable students to become familiar with the latest advances and commercial techniques.

Key Information

Entry requirements

A UK honours degree (minimum 2.2) or equivalent in a relevant discipline such as Biochemistry or BiologyApplicants with relevant employment experience or other relevant qualifications will also be consideredInternational students will need IELTS 6.5 or TOEFL 560 or equivalent

Course length

One year full-time, two years part-time


This exciting course is designed to give you the theoretical and practical skills needed for a career in molecular bioscience within companies and research organisations.

Reasons to choose this course

This course is ideal if you:
are a recently qualified undergraduate and are looking for the professional skills needed to obtain a job in a bioscience companyare working in an organisation and want a masters-level qualification to give you a competitive edgerequire the skills and experience needed to study for a research degreeare an international student who would like to study abroadwould like a course delivered by experienced research academics, with the possibility of completing a research project in industry.


Molecular Biology and DNA TechnologyCell Culture and Antibody TechnologyEnzyme Technology and BiocatalysisBusiness and BioethicsResearch MethodsSpecial Topics in Molecular BiologyBiology of DiseaseResearch Project


Modules one to seven are assessed by a variety of different types of course work including written assignments, oral presentations and poster presentations, and examinations. The Research Project will involve the design, implementation and reporting of a major research task.


This course benefits from the excellent facilities and equipment available in the School of Science and Technology.


This course cultivates the professional skills, experience and knowledge necessary to pursue a wide range of careers within the field of biosciences. Graduates are well versed in current relevant ethical issues, with an understanding of how these impact on business, making them a valuable addition to any company.

Contact details

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