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University of Edinburgh

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Human Complex Trait Genetics MSc, PgDip

Human Complex Trait Genetics MSc, PgDip

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
  • 1 year Full time degree: £17,200 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £8,600 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

  • Population and Quantitative Genetics (PGBI11001) (20 Credits) - Core
  • Genetic Interpretation (PGBI11002) (10 Credits) - Core
  • Statistics and Data Analysis (PGBI11003) (20 Credits) - Core
  • Linkage and Association in Genome Analysis (PGBI11086) (20 Credits) - Core
  • Quantitative Genetic Models (PGBI11085) (10 Credits) - Core
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Clinical Brain Sciences PhD

Clinical Brain Sciences PhD

Research profile Centre for Clinical Brain Sciences The Centre for Clinical Brain Sciences (CCBS) combines laboratory and clinical research to study the causes, consequences and treatment of major brain disorders. ...Read more
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 6 years Part time degree

Systems and Synthetic Biology MSc, PgDip

Systems and Synthetic Biology MSc, PgDip

We 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 solutions...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree: £17,200 per year (UK/EU)

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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
  • 1 year Full time degree: £9,200 per year (UK/EU)

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Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (Online Learning) MSc, PgDip (ICL), PgCert (ICL), PgCert, PgDip, PgProfDev

Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (Online Learning) MSc, PgDip (ICL), PgCert (ICL), PgCert, PgDip, PgProfDev

This three-year, part-time, online postgraduate programme leads to the degree of Masters of Science in Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (CMID).Aimed at junior doctors currently undergoing,...Read more
  • 2 years Online degree

Evolution of Language and Cognition MSc

Evolution of Language and Cognition MSc

Programme description Joining the world-leading Centre for Language Evolution (CLE), you will investigate the origins and evolution of human language, tackling questions such as: What is it that makes...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree: £11,900 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £5,950 per year (UK/EU)

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Genomics and Experimental Medicine PhD, MScR

Genomics and Experimental Medicine PhD, MScR

Research profileThe University of Edinburgh Centre for Genomics and Experimental Medicine (CGEM) is part of the MRC / University of Edinburgh Institute of Genetics and Molecular Medicine (IGMM). ...Read more
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 6 years Part time degree

Drug Discovery and Translational Biology MSc, PgDip

Drug Discovery and Translational Biology MSc, PgDip

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
  • 9 months Full time degree: £17,200 overall cost (UK/EU)

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Neuroscience (Biomedical Sciences - Centre for Discovery Brain Sciences) PhD, MScR

Neuroscience (Biomedical Sciences - Centre for Discovery Brain Sciences) PhD, MScR

The Centre for Discovery Brain Sciences (CDBS) carries out research at molecular, cellular, systems and behavioural levels to understand fundamental mechanisms and pathways relevant to brain and body...Read more
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 6 years Part time degree

Neuroscience (Biomedical Sciences - Centre for Discovery Brain Sciences) PhD, MScR

Neuroscience (Biomedical Sciences - Centre for Discovery Brain Sciences) PhD, MScR

The Centre for Discovery Brain Sciences (CDBS) carries out research at molecular, cellular, systems and behavioural levels to understand fundamental mechanisms and pathways relevant to brain and body...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree: £9,200 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £4,600 per year (UK/EU)

Stem Cell Research PhD

Stem Cell Research PhD

Our role in the development of stem cell research began in the early 1990s, with researchers at the former Centre for Genome Research producing the subject’s early publications.We grew into the first...Read more
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 6 years Part time degree

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.However, it also demands the chemical understanding of the nature of biological...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree: £15,400 per year (UK/EU)

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Informatics: ANC: Machine Learning, Computational Neuroscience, Computational Biology PhD, MPhil, MScR

Informatics: ANC: Machine Learning, Computational Neuroscience, Computational Biology PhD, MPhil, MScR

The Institute for Adaptive and Neural Computation (IANC) is a world-leading institute dedicated to the theoretical and empirical study of adaptive processes in both artificial and biological systems. ...Read more
  • 2 years Full time degree
  • 4 years Part time degree

Informatics: ILCC: Language Processing, Speech Technology, Information Retrieval, Cognition PhD, MPhil, MScR

Informatics: ILCC: Language Processing, Speech Technology, Information Retrieval, Cognition PhD, MPhil, MScR

Strongly interdisciplinary in nature, the Institute for Language, Cognition and Communication (ILCC) is dedicated to both basic and applied research in the computational study of language, communication,...Read more
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 6 years Part time degree

Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (Online Learning) MSc, PgDip (ICL), PgCert (ICL), PgCert, PgDip, PgProfDev

Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (Online Learning) MSc, PgDip (ICL), PgCert (ICL), PgCert, PgDip, PgProfDev

This three-year, part-time, online postgraduate programme leads to the degree of Masters of Science in Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (CMID).Aimed at junior doctors currently undergoing,...Read more
  • 4 years Online degree: £11,470 overall cost (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Online degree: £5,735 per year (UK/EU)

Genetics and Genomics PhD, MScR

Genetics and Genomics PhD, MScR

Research profileResearch in the Division of Genetics and Genomics aims to advance understanding of complex animal systems and the development of improved predictive models through the application of numerical...Read more
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 6 years Part time degree

Functional Genetics and Development PhD, MScR

Functional Genetics and Development PhD, MScR

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
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 6 years Part time degree

Translational Neuroscience PhD

Translational Neuroscience PhD

Research profileWe are looking to recruit outstanding postgraduate candidates to join our prestigious Wellcome Trust four-year PhD programme in Translational Neuroscience. This is a prestigious, and innovative,...Read more
  • 48 months Full time degree

Synthetic Biology and Biotechnology MSc, PgDip

Synthetic Biology and Biotechnology MSc, PgDip

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
  • 1 year Full time degree: £17,200 per year (UK/EU)

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Stem Cells and Translational Neurology (Online Learning) MSc, PgDip (ICL), PgCert (ICL), PgProfDev

Stem Cells and Translational Neurology (Online Learning) MSc, PgDip (ICL), PgCert (ICL), PgProfDev

Dementia (including a raft of neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer’s Disease) has recently become the leading cause of death in the UK. Stem cells are a novel and relatively young branch of scientific...Read more
  • 4 years Online degree: £11,470 overall cost (UK/EU)

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About University of Edinburgh Postgraduate Biology

There are a huge number of postgraduate Biology courses, whether you want to focus your research, further your knowledge or pursue career in academia, or even a promotion, there are a wide range

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