Biochemistry from University of Johannesburg focuses on the changes and analysis of the biological processes of living systems. Doctoral studies consist of an original research project to be submitted in the form of a thesis at the end of the study period. The research project must be approved by the Departmental Head and the Faculty of Science.
CareersBiochemists work mainly in the food, water, biomedical, biotechnological and agricultural sectors.
- Advanced Protein Biochemistry
- Molecular Biology And Biotechnology
- Advanced Molecular Immunology
- Micronutrient Biochemistry
- Biochemical Techniques.
- 48 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , National
- Apply before , International
DisciplinesChemistry Biology Biochemistry View 3 other PhDs in Biochemistry in South Africa
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- A Master’s Degree in a relevant field
- Valid Passport or Identity Document.
- Sworn English Translation of documents (Documents issued in any Language other than English)
- Provide proof of a non - refundable Application Fee R200.00 (only hardcopy application)
- Provide proof of the English Proficiency where English was not used as a medium of lecturing (the University prefers the applicant to take the IELTS at an overall score of 7 and TOEFL at an average score of 105–120 for Postgraduate programmes)
International797 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 797 EUR per year during 48 months.
National1065 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1065 EUR per year during 48 months.
- National students fee per semester is R 9 790,00 - R19 660,00
- International students fee per year is R14,634 – R171,158.
Living costs for Johannesburg
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
Updated in the last 9 months
Check the official programme website for potential updates.