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Masters in Biotechnology in 2024

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Molecular Biotechnology Master Degree

Vilnius University Lithuania

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Biotechnology MSc

University of Pécs Hungary

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Master of Biotechnology Master Degree

Griffith University Australia

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Biotechnology and Bioengineering MSc

University of Kent United Kingdom

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Cultural Heritage Conservation Science MSc

Dipartimento di Scienze della Terra, University of Milan Italy

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Molecular Biology and Biotechnology MSc

University of Sheffield United Kingdom

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Master of Biotechnology Masters Degree

Flinders University Australia

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Industrial Biotechnology MSc

University of Strathclyde United Kingdom

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Masters in Biotechnology

Study Biotechnology Masters Programmes

Biotechnology looks at the coming together of natural sciences and engineering sciences in order to use biological systems and living organisms to create products that meet a certain need. There are five main areas of biotechnology: animal, environmental, human, industrial and plant. You might choose to study a degree that focuses on one of these areas specifically, or a degree that covers them all throughout your studies.

Graduates of a masters degree in biotechnology will have a range of career options available to them. These include microbiologist, geneticist, ecological consultant, research analyst, and laboratory technician, among others.

Your degree will be delivered through lectures and seminars, as well as group projects and practical laboratory sessions. Modules you study might include:

  • Ageing and Regenerative Medicine
  • Virology
  • Microbial Fermentation
  • Computer Modelling in Science
  • Crop Science

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