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Molecular Biology and Genetics

Koc University

48 months
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About

The Molecular Biology and Genetics program from Koc University offers advanced cell and molecular biology and genetics courses as well as electives in areas, such as cancer biology, neuroscience, and bioinformatics. 

Overview

At the beginning of the 21st century, novel technologies are allowing us to make exciting new discoveries and obtain detailed knowledge of how molecules, cells, tissues, and organisms operate. Furthermore, these advances are changing the way in which we diagnose and treat human disease.

In light of these developments, it is crucial that we educate today’s students about biology at the molecular level. Koc University’s Molecular Biology and Genetics program succeeds in providing broad and deep education in the biological sciences.

Careers

Students in the Molecular Biology and Genetics program will engage in experimental research by working with faculty members in their cutting-edge research programs. 

The program will prepare students for careers in areas including: academia, pharmaceutical discovery and development, biotechnology, environmental sciences, food quality control, and forensics.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Cell and Molecular Biology
  • Communications in Biology
  • Bioenergetics
  • Immunology
  • Post-Transcriptional Gene Regulation
  • Parasitology
  • Proteomics and Protein Chemistry
  • Advanced Studies in Cellular Signalling
  • The Biology of Cancer

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Credits

240 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Personal and Educational Background Information (CV)
  • 3 Recommendation Letters 
  • TOEFL 
  • GRE scores (required from Foreign students; optional for Turkish students)
  • Official transcripts from all the universities attended
  • Statement of Purpose

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 USD per year during 48 months.
  • 100% tuition scholarship (full tuition waiver for all admitted candidates is guaranteed)

Living costs for Istanbul

2000 - 3240 TRY /month
Living costs

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Funding

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