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Biology and Life Sciences

Postgraduate Biology and Life Sciences

1303 degrees at 124 universities in the UK.

Postgraduate Biology and Life Sciences

The Life Sciences consist of the areas of science which are concerned with the scientific study of living organisms,  microorganisms, plants, animals, and human beings as well as related areas like bioethics and  biology. The latter being the founding area of life sciences; technological advances in molecular biology and biotechnology have resulted in the development of specializations and new, sometimes interdisciplinary fields.

 

 

Clinical, Social and Cognitive Neuroscience MSc

Clinical, Social and Cognitive Neuroscience MSc

This Masters is ideal for those who have an undergraduate degree in Psychology or a related discipline and would like to build more knowledge and skills highly valued both in academic research and the...Read more
(3.9)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £9500 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £4750 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

  • Principles of Neuroscience: Brain anatomy, techniques and paradigms
  • Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience
  • Mental Health, Well-being and Neuroscience
  • Fundamental Processes in Cognitive Neuroscience & Neuropsychology I
  • Fundamental Processes in Cognitive Neuroscience & Neuropsychology II
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Microbiology MSc

Microbiology MSc

This course provides the opportunity to develop specialist knowledge and break new ground as a scientist. Gain hands-on, immersive experience, in high tech facilities, working alongside leading academics. ...Read more
(4)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £5665 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £5665 per year (UK/EU)

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Plant Genetics and Crop Improvement MSc

Plant Genetics and Crop Improvement MSc

The one-year MSc course in Plant Genetics and Crop Improvement provides training for students wishing to undertake a further degree in plant molecular genetics, or alternatively, a career in plant breeding...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £8300 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £4150 per year (UK/EU)

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Sport and Exercise Physiology MRes/PgCert

Sport and Exercise Physiology MRes/PgCert

This programme has been designed provide students with the opportunity to develop a critical understanding of the principles and application of research design and analytical methods relevant to the scientific...Read more
(4.6)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £4121 per year (UK/EU)
  • 3 years Part time degree: £2061 per year (UK/EU)

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Pharmaceutical Biotechnology MSc/PgDip/PgCert

Pharmaceutical Biotechnology MSc/PgDip/PgCert

Pharmaceutical Biotechnology is pioneering in the UK, providing a detailed insight into the technologies that allow the development and production of biopharmaceuticals that could lead to cures for most major diseases. ...Read more
(3.8)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £6000 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £6000 per year (UK/EU)

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Ageing Studies PGDiploma

Ageing Studies PGDiploma

The programme in Ageing Studies was developed in response to meeting the emerging needs amongst health care professionals to build skills, knowledge and expertise within gerontology which would enable...Read more
(3.9)
  • 2 years Part time evening degree: £3000 per year (UK/EU)

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Secondary Science (Biology) (Age Phase 11-16) PGCE with QTS

Secondary Science (Biology) (Age Phase 11-16) PGCE with QTS

This course will equip you with a range of academic, professional and vocational knowledge, understanding, skills and values necessary to become a high quality and skilled teacher of Biology. ...Read more
(4)
  • 1 year Full time degree

Molecular Microbiology MSc

Molecular Microbiology MSc

This exciting course is designed to provide you with a multidisciplinary approach to the study of the molecular biology of micro-organisms. Youll study the key concepts associated with molecular microbiology...Read more
(4.3)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £5900 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £2950 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Sandwich degree: £2950 per year (UK/EU)

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Parasitology and Pathogen Biology MSc

Parasitology and Pathogen Biology MSc

The MSc programme in Parasitology and Pathogen Biology is designed for students seeking training in parasite-borne infectious diseases that severely undermine: human health in the developing world and...Read more
(4.4)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £5500 per year (UK/EU)

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Biomedical Science with Management Studies MSc

Biomedical Science with Management Studies MSc

This course will provide a broad understanding of disease processes and their diagnosis, linked to in-depth studies of haematology or medical microbiology, together with some detailed exploration of management practices. ...Read more
(3.6)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £6400 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £3520 per year (UK/EU)

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Clinical Physiology (Neurophysiology) PGDip

Clinical Physiology (Neurophysiology) PGDip

Neurophysiologists diagnose and monitor disorders of the brain and nervous system, from epilepsy, strokes, multiple sclerosis, dementia and Parkinsons disease right down to problems with the tiniest nerves. ...Read more
(4)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £6000 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £6000 per year (UK/EU)

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Biotechnology MSc

Biotechnology MSc

This is a multidisciplinary degree that brings together aspects of chemistry, biology and cell biology. The modules are carefully tailored to cover the knowledge in key fields such as: Gene therapy Drug...Read more
(4.2)
  • 12 months Full time degree: £8250 per year (UK/EU)

Microbiology PhD

Microbiology PhD

This research degree is an internationally recognised degree signifying high levels of achievement in research. It develops extensive subject expertise and independent research skills which are honed...Read more
(4.4)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £4600 per year (UK/EU)
  • 8 years Part time degree: £2300 per year (UK/EU)

Analytical Bioscience MSc

Analytical Bioscience MSc

This Masters degree in bioscience provides hands-on experience and training in a wide range of analysis techniques and instrumentation used in the molecular biosciences, biomedical and pharmaceutical sectors. ...Read more
(4.4)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £7950 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time evening degree: £3975 per year (UK/EU)

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Bioscience MRes

Bioscience MRes

This course is designed specifically to provide you with the best opportunity to develop and demonstrate key skills for a career in research. A third of the course consists of a Research Skills module...Read more
(4.3)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £4820 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £2410 per year (UK/EU)

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Clinical Genetics MSc

Clinical Genetics MSc

The increasing impact of genetics in healthcare and the development of newer sophisticated technologies requires close collaboration between research scientists, clinical laboratory scientists and clinicians...Read more
(4.3)
  • 12 months Full time degree: £7250 per year (UK/EU)
  • 24 months Part time degree: £7250 per year (UK/EU)

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Biodiversity and Conservation with African Field Course MSc

Biodiversity and Conservation with African Field Course MSc

This programme is designed to prepare you for a career in conservation, or for further research at PhD level. If you’re already an established conservation professional, our modules provide additional...Read more
(4.1)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £10000 full course fees (UK/EU)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £10000 per year (UK/EU)

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Analytical Sciences MSc

Analytical Sciences MSc

The MSc in Analytical Sciences is designed to give graduates in science and related subjects a systematic training in the application of modern analytical methods. It aims to provide the necessary practical,...Read more
(4.4)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £7300 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £7300 per year (UK/EU)

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Biomedical Science PgDip

Biomedical Science PgDip

This programme will help you deepen your theoretical knowledge, hone your clinical skills and broaden your professional experience. We give you a suite of award pathways that allow you to explore different...Read more
(4.1)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £8250 per year (UK/EU)

Biomedical Science MSc

Biomedical Science MSc

This course aims to provide a balance between theoretical, practical and biomedical skills, and develop students levels of critical enquiry so they can pursue the research projects and communication of...Read more
(3.9)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £7380 per year (UK/EU)
  • 3 years Part time degree: £7380 per year (UK/EU)

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