UCL (University College London)

Course Introduction

This programme aims to train students in the fast'growing area of synthetic biology, a discipline which takes the knowledge and understanding we now have of the individual parts of biological systems and uses them in a defined way to design and build novel artificial biological systems.

Course Modules

Core modules: Synthetic biology; biosciences research skills; the scientific literature.

Course Additional Entry

Normally, a minimum of an upper 2nd Class UK Honours degree in biomedical sciences, life sciences or related subject area, or a medical degree (MBBS), or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. Applicants with an appropriate professional qualification and relevant work experience may also apply.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MRes £24,400  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MRes £13,685  Academic year. First year home fees