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Ph.D. On Campus

Biochemistry

The University of Arizona

60 months
Duration
33600 USD/year
33600 USD/year
13400 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Biochemistry program at University of Arizona prepares high-achieving students for senior research positions in industry or government laboratories, or a career in college-level or university-level teaching and research. 

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

Key Features

Biochemistry students accepted into the graduate program are admitted primarily to pursue a Ph.D. A number of interdisciplinary research and training programs are also available under the Biochemistry Ph.D. program including, Biological Chemistry Program, Biological Physics Program, Biochemistry and Molecular and Cellular Biology, Biological Physics Program, Applied Math, and the IGERT Program in Comparative Genomics and others.

The Biochemistry program at University of Arizona is primarily a research degree. The number and selection of courses is tailored to the individual student's needs and interests according to the guidelines available from the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry. A dissertation based upon original laboratory research is required. All students must pass a series of written examinations, a comprehensive examination and a final oral defense examination.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Protein & Enzymes
  • Nucleic Acids, Metab & Signal
  • Group Meeting
  • Journal Club
  • Professional Development
  • Rotation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

63 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Three letters of recommendation. One of the letters must come from your research advisor. These letters should be submitted by your referees using the online system.
  • Transcripts from all colleges and universities you have attended or are currently attending. Transcripts should be uploaded in your online application.
  • A brief Statement of Purpose, describing your past research experiences, goals, teaching experience and why you want to attend The University of Arizona.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    33600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33600 USD per year during 60 months.
  • National

    33600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33600 USD per year during 60 months.
  • In-State

    13400 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13400 USD per year during 60 months.

Living costs for Tucson

830 - 1140 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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.

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