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Biocatalysis

The University of Manchester

Ph.D. On Campus
36 months
Duration
24500 GBP/year
9000 GBP/year
Unknown
Tuition fee
Anytime
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About

The School has particular strengths in biological chemistry and organic synthesis, materials chemistry, magnetic resonance and structural chemistry, radiochemistry and environmental chemistry, nanoscience, biochemistry, bioinformatics, biotechnology, genetics, gene expression, molecular biology, microbiology. The Biocatalysis program is offered by The University of Manchester.

Overview

State-of-the-art equipment, new laboratories and first-rate spectroscopic services support and compliment these activities. 

Each student has at least one supervisor and an advisor with pastoral responsibility.

In addition to superb research facilities, postgraduates in the school have a graduate common room and use of a computer cluster. 

You receive training in health and safety, fire fighting, library skills and written and oral presentation skills.

Please note for the majority of projects where experimentation requires further resource: higher fee bands (where quoted) will be charged rather than the base rate for supervision, administration and computational costs. 

The fees quoted above will be fully inclusive and, therefore, you will not be required to pay any additional bench fees or administration costs.

Career opportunities

The Biocatalysis programmes at The University of Manchester we offer place our graduates in the best position to enhance their career prospects.  Many of our Masters students progress to PhD study.  A number of our PhD graduates have taken up postdoctoral research positions in the UK or overseas, where as others have chosen a career in academia or move into industry such as GlaxoSmithKline, AstraZeneca, NNL.  The nature of our degrees provides graduates with transferrable and specific skills needed for different careers.

Programme Structure

Research area:

  • Chemistry and organic synthesis, 
  • Materials chemistry, 
  • Magnetic resonance and structural chemistry, 
  • Radiochemistry and environmental chemistry, 
  • Nanoscience, 
  • Biochemistry, 
  • Bioinformatics, 
  • Biotechnology, 
  • Genetics, 
  • Gene expression, 
  • Molecular biology, 
  • Microbiology, 
  • Structural biology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
90
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Academic entry qualification overview

The standard academic entry requirement will normally be at least an Upper Second UK honours degree, or international equivalent, in a relevant science or engineering discipline or a first degree with an additional UK Masters degree (or international equivalent). 

  • English language test validity

Some English Language test results are only valid for two years. Your English Language test report must be valid on the start date of the course.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    24500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 24500 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • National

    9000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9000 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.

Funding

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