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Masters Biology in Edinburgh

22 degrees at 3 universities in Edinburgh.

Quantitative Genetics and Genome Analysis (MSc)

Quantitative Genetics and Genome Analysis (MSc)

The revolution in genetic mapping technology and the advent of whole genome sequences has turned quantitative genetics into one of the fastest growing areas of biology.Quantitative Genetics & Genome Analysis...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree
  • 2 years Part time degree

Modules

  • Population and Quantitative Genetics- Core
  • Research Proposal- Core
  • Linkage and Association in Genome Analysis- Core
  • Dissertation- Core
  • Genetic Interpretation- Core
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Cardiovascular Biology MSc

Cardiovascular Biology MSc

The aim of this programme is to give you a broad-based training in biomedical research, with a focus on cardiovascular science. This includes an introduction to cardiovascular development, the development...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree

Molecular and Clinical Medicine MScR

Molecular and Clinical Medicine MScR

Edinburgh Cancer Research UK Centre (ECRC) strives to take a comprehensive approach to cancer research, combining both laboratory-based research and clinical approaches. Overall the centre studies the...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree
  • 2 years Part time degree

Neuroscience (Integrative Neuroscience) MScR

Neuroscience (Integrative Neuroscience) MScR

The MSc by Research in Integrative Neuroscience is a one-year, full-time research programme covering all levels of modern neuroscience, which makes it an ideal programme to prepare you for a PhD. ...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree

Drug Discovery and Translational Biology MSc

Drug Discovery and Translational Biology MSc

The rapid transformation in the nature of drug discovery means that knowledge of related disciplines, and the technologies used, is essential for those considering a career in commercial or academic research. ...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree

Modules

Cognitive Science MSc

Cognitive Science MSc

Cognitive Science is a discipline in growing demand, and Edinburgh is a widely recognised leader in this area, with particular strengths in natural language, speech technology, robotics and learning,...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree
  • 3 years Part time degree
  • 2 years Part time degree

Modules

Medicinal and Biological Chemistry MSc

Medicinal and Biological Chemistry MSc

Medicinal and Biological Chemistry requires a thorough understanding of molecules, their structures, properties and synthesis, but it also demands the chemical understanding of the nature of biological...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree

Modules

Systems and Synthetic Biology MSc

Systems and Synthetic Biology MSc

This course offer an opportunity to train in one of the newest areas of biology: the application of engineering principles to the understanding and design of biological networks. This new approach promises...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree

Modules

Neuroscience MSc

Neuroscience MSc

The Centre for Neuroregeneration (CNR) conducts research at the cellular and molecular levels. If you apply for one of the programmes listed on the right, you should have already been in contact with...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree
  • 2 years Part time degree

Biomedical Sciences (Life sciences) MSc

Biomedical Sciences (Life sciences) MSc

This programme provides an excellent grounding for PhD or other academic study in the Biomedical Sciences. You will learn valuable research skills, biomedical laboratory techniques and a wide range of...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree

Human Complex Trait Genetics MSc

Human Complex Trait Genetics MSc

The revolution in genetic mapping technology and the advent of whole genome sequences have turned quantitative genetics into one of the fastest growing areas of biology. Based in the internationally renowned...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree
  • 2 years Part time degree

Modules

Evolutionary Genetics MSc

Evolutionary Genetics MSc

The revolution in genetic mapping technology and the advent of whole genome sequences have turned quantitative genetics into one of the fastest growing areas of biology. Based in the internationally renowned...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree
  • 2 years Part time degree

Modules

Animal Breeding and Genetics MSc

Animal Breeding and Genetics MSc

The revolution in genetic mapping technology and the advent of whole genome sequences have turned quantitative genetics into one of the fastest growing areas of biology. Based in the internationally renowned...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree
  • 2 years Part time degree

Modules

Genetics and Genomics MSc

Genetics and Genomics MSc

Genetics and Genomics aims to advance understanding of complex animal systems and the development of improved predictive models through the application of numerical and computational approaches in the...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree
  • 2 years Part time degree

Infection and Immunity MSc

Infection and Immunity MSc

Research on Infection and Immunity aims to enhance understanding of the mechanisms of host defence against infection, and translate this understanding into prevention and treatment. ...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree
  • 2 years Part time degree

Developmental Biology MSc

Developmental Biology MSc

Normal growth of an animal, from the fertilised egg through to end of life maturity, requires concerted action of all the genes found in the animal genome. Not all genes are active at any one stage or...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree
  • 2 years Part time degree

Genetics and Molecular Medicine MSc

Genetics and Molecular Medicine MSc

The aim of the MRC Human Genetics Unit is to advance the understanding of genetic factors implicated in human disease and normal and abnormal development and physiology. Our PhD and MSc programmes harnesses...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree
  • 2 years Part time degree

Synthetic Biology and Biotechnology MSc

Synthetic Biology and Biotechnology MSc

This academically challenging and career-developing programme focuses on research and development using biological and chemical principles and systems to create new products, services and industries. ...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree

Modules

Palaeontology and Geobiology MScR

Palaeontology and Geobiology MScR

The University of Edinburgh is one of the leading centres of palaeontology and geobiology research in the UK and globally. Our MScR degree is the only such programme in palaeontology and geobiology in the UK. ...Read more
(4.2)
  • 12 months Full time degree
  • 24 months Part time degree

Modules

Marine Science MSc

Marine Science MSc

This MSc course offers students with a background in marine biology, geology or geography the opportunity to integrate their expertise in the wider marine science context. The oceans do not exist in isolation...Read more
(4.1)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £8,200 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £4,100 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

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