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Quantitative and Computational Biology

Princeton University

60 months
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The Program in Quantitative and Computational Biology (QCB) is intended to facilitate graduate education at Princeton University at the interface of biology, the more quantitative sciences, and computation.


Administered from The Lewis-Sigler Institute for Integrative Genomics, QCB is a collaboration in multidisciplinary graduate education among faculty in the Institute and the Departments of Chemistry, Chemical and Biological Engineering, Computer Science, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Molecular Biology, and Physics. 

Key Features 

  • The Quantitative and Computational Biology program at Princeton University covers the fields of genomics, computational biology, systems biology, biophysics, quantitative genetics, molecular evolution, and microbial interactions.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Chemical Biology
  • Computational Methods in Cryo-Electron Microscopy
  • Topics in Ethics in Science
  • Topics in Biophysics and Quantitative Biology
  • Foundations of Statistical Genomics
  • Modeling Tools for Cell and Developmental Biology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Statement of Academic Purpose
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  • Recommendation Letters
  • Transcripts
  • Fall Semester Grades
  • Required Tests
  • English Language Tests

Tuition Fee

Living costs for Princeton

2022 - 4977 USD /month
Living costs

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


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