Biology - Molecular Cell Biology with Bioinnovation

University College Cork


Course Name Biology - Molecular Cell Biology with Bioinnovation
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code MSCMCB
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
Apply To Course provider
Attendance Options Full time
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: 12 September 2022.
Application Date

Expand+Closing Date: Non-EU Closing Date: 15 June

Open for EU applications, check rounds closing dates under
How to Apply - Application Date Weblink below.

How Do I Apply
1. Choose Course
Firstly choose your course. Applicants can apply for up to t...

Application Date Weblink Web Page - Click Here
Application Weblink Web Page - Click Here
Duration 1 year full-time.
Course Fee

Expand+Fees and Costs
The EU fee for this course is €7,130.
The Non-EU fee for this course is €22,600.

If your course required a deposit, that figure will be deducted from your second semester fee payment in January.

EU student fee pa...

Link to Course Fee Web Page - Click Here
Financial Support Available Scholarships

We support our postgraduate community by offering scholarships and bursaries to prospective and current students. Please see the SEFS Scholarships and Funding PG page for more information.
Entry Requirements

Expand+Applicants must possess a Second Class Honours Grade I in a primary honours degree (NFQ Level 8) or equivalent in the biological sciences, medicine or pharmaceutical sciences. Graduates with a Second Class Honours Grade II in a primary honours degree...


At Ireland's Best Young Entrepreneurs Programme (IBYE) competition in 2015 one of our students, Blaine Doyle, won the Best Business Idea category and invested the prize money of €20,000 into GlowDX, an Irish diagnostics start-up company tha...

Course Content

Expand+Course Outline
Our MSc Molecular Cell Biology with Bioinnovation (MSc MCB) programme is a unique multidisciplinary master’s programme aimed at highly motivated students with an interest in biomedical research and its applications. This course cons...

Subjects Taught

Core Modules:
• IS6306 Technology and Business Planning (5 credits)
• MG6705 Marketing for Technology Entrepreneurs (5 credits)
• ML6002 Biological and Clinical Perspectives of Human Disease (10 credits)
• ML6003 Scientific Commu...

Assessment Method Taught modules are examined by formal written examination and continuous assessment. The research dissertation for the six-month research project must be submitted by the end of the first academic year of registration for examination by internal and external examiners.
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Skills and Careers Information
After graduation, you will be ideally positioned to enter into a PhD programme or to pursue a number of career paths. Our graduates work in a wide array of fields, and recent positions include technology transfer offic...

Further Enquiries Contact details for this course
Dr Kellie Dean
+ 353 21 420 5421
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here
International Students Web Page - Click Here