|Study location||United Kingdom, Sheffield|
|Type||Master courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||1 year|
|Tuition fee||£20,470 per year|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
A good honours degree in science, technology and engineering
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
IELTS: 6.5 with at least 5.5 in each component
At least 2 reference(s) must be provided.
These should be supplied and signed by academic staff at institutions where you have studied previously. They must be presented on the official letter-headed paper of the relevant institution. If you have been out of education for the last two years, you can send one academic reference plus one from your current employer if you wish.
This course will enable you to develop the essential skills for a career in bioindustry or for further advanced research in next-horizon biotechnologies.
You’ll learn from world-class researchers, including staff from Biomedical Science and Materials Science and Engineering.
Our graduates work in biotechnology, biopharmaceutical and bioprocess organisations.
You’ll be taught by experts from the departments of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Molecular Biology, Biotechnology, Engineering Materials and Biomedical Science.
Your research project is a major part of the course. This gives you the chance to use your knowledge and get hands-on experience at the forefront of biological engineering. It’s assessed by a dissertation and a presentation.
Four core modules including:
Three optional modules
Any three from:
Tissue Engineering Approaches to Failure in Living Systems
Stem Cell Biology
Proteomics and Bioinformatics
Principles in Biochemical Engineering or
Principles in Biomolecular Sciences
Assignments for each module
Formal examination of core modules
Oral presentation of the laboratory-based research project