Notes about fees for this course
The MRes Molecular Bioscience programme provides a thorough understanding of key approaches for studying biological processes at the molecular level. It takes advantage of XJTLU’s advanced English-language capabilities, distinctive international features and state-of-the-art research facilities.
The programme covers biotechnology-related topics such as molecular biology, protein biochemistry and drug discovery, as well as post-genomic biology (genomics, transcriptomics, proteomics and bioimaging), and bioinformatics, such as acquisition and statistical analysis of large-scale biodata. It also places a major emphasis on providing project management skills. After these taught modules, the programme focuses on an in-depth research project and specialised dissertation. Customised individual learning plans are designed for students, in keeping with their backgrounds and career aspirations. Successful completion of the programme leads to the award of an MRes degree from the University of Liverpool, United Kingdom.
The Department of Biological Sciences at XJTLU has internationally respected investigators in this field of research with excellent teaching and laboratory infrastructure. Students have the opportunity to carry out world-class research in a dynamic, transnational environment.
Unique selling points
Knowledge and skills
By the time you graduate from the MRes Molecular Bioscience programme, you will have:
Additional learning activity modules
Provides enrichment of both theoretical and experiential learning during your masters programme study at XJTLU. ALAs are non-credit and pass/fail. ALAs are prescribed for each programme including some activities that may be jointly developed with your academic advisor. 200 hours per semester are required to complete your masters degree.
Personal and employability skills
Other appropriate academic activities, such as participation in the level three undergraduate modules and research seminar series
The MRes Molecular Bioscience programme prepares graduates for advanced research in both international and Chinese university settings, as well as in the bioindustrial sector such as biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies.
RMB 90,000 for the entire 18 month full-time programme.
University tuition fees cover the cost of your study with us.
An undergraduate degree (UK 2:1 or equivalent) in a life science-related discipline.
English language requirements
IELTS: 6.0 (minimum of 5.0 in all sections)
TOEFL iBT: 80