Plant Biology & Biotechnology

University College Dublin


Course Name Plant Biology & Biotechnology
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code F080
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major University College Dublin Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: 2019/2020 September

Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefore early application is advised.
Application Date How to apply?
The following entry routes are available:
MSc Plant Biology & Biotechnology FT (F080)
1 Years

Full Time

Rolling *

* Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefore early application is advised.
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Duration 1 year full time
Course Fee

Expand+MSc Plant Biology & Biotechnology (F080) Full Time
EU fee per year - € 7540
nonEU fee per year - € 24800

MSc Plant Biology & Biotechnology (F131) Part Time
EU fee per year - € 3760
nonEU fee per year - € 1240...

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Entry Requirements • This programme is intended for applicants with a degree in an appropriate life science discipline. An upper second class honours or international equivalent is required.

• Applicants whose first language is not English must also demonstrate English language proficiency of IELTS 6.5 (no band less than 6.0 in each element), or equivalent.
Comment Facilities and Resources
UCD Rosemount Environmental Research Station
Controlled plant growth facility and bioreactors
Plant Metabolomics Technology Platform
Plant Cell and Tissue Culture Facility
Course Content

Expand+MSc Plant Biology & Biotechnology
Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 90)
Government and private companies are working to develop new ways to improve existing food and animal feed crops, and to develop novel crops to meet future challenges. Gradu...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Stage 1 - Core
Current Developments in Plant Biology

Entrepreneurship & Plant Biotechnology

Research Project

Stage 1 - Option
Plant Diseases: Biology and Control

Number of Credits 90
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Careers & Employability
Graduates will have a distinct advantage when applying for PhD studentships or other more advanced graduate training in the area of plant biology and biotechnology.

This MSc is ideal for graduates interested in pur...

Further Enquiries Contact Name: Dr Carl Ng
Contact Number: +353 (0)1 716 2250
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