Ph.D. On Campus


Tecnológico de Monterrey

54 months
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Therefore, developments in the field of biotechnology can benefit a large segment of the population with its vast areas of application. Graduates of the Biotechnology program of the Tecnológico de Monterrey are able to work in the academic, scientific, and industrial environments, including the creation of knowledge.


The growing demand for the development and optimization of processes in sectors such as industry, food, agriculture, health, and diagnostics has fostered the incorporation of biotechnological methods for the creation of new products and services.

The Biotechnology program of the Tecnológico de Monterrey will allow graduates to develop innovative and sustainable technology for the benefit of society.


  • To train scientists who can generate cutting-edge knowledge in the area of biotechnology who are committed to helping their communities socially, ethically, and financially. Our graduates are aware of the need to create new sustainable technologies with a remarkable spirit of entrepreneurship and innovation.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research and Innovation Methods
  • Leadership for Sustainable Development
  • Elective
  • Research Proposal
  • Research Seminar
  • Assisted Research

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 54 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • To hold a Master’s degree.
  • Have obtained a general average or GPA equal to or higher than 90/100 or its equivalent in his/her Master’s degree.
  • Obtain a score required for the program in the TOEFL English proficiency test.
  • Take the Tecnológico de Monterrey’s Graduate Admission Test (PAEP test) and obtain the score required for the program or a score equivalent in other tests authorized by the Institution.
  • Take 3 exams of background knowledge in the field of study and approve (70/100) at least 2 out of 3 exams offered.  

Tuition Fee


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