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BScMolecular Biology and Genetics

Tuition fee US$21,500 per year
Application fee TRY 360 one-time

Non-Refundable Application Fee

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Our BSc in Molecular Biology and Genetics Program has a duration of 4 years, is taught in English, and offers a supportive learning environment of small class sizes, excellent professors, and academic and extra-curricular support services for international students (Careers Services, International Office, Counselling, Student Clubs, Office of Learning and Teaching and more).

Koç University’s students in the Molecular Biology and Genetics program take classes that provide fundamental knowledge of the different branches of biology. These courses include biochemistry, molecular biology, genetics, cell biology, and developmental biology.

The Molecular Biology and Genetics program also offers various elective courses for advanced students who wish to focus on specific areas, such as cancer biology, neuroscience, proteomics, and bioinformatics.

Students in the Molecular Biology and Genetics program will have opportunities to further develop their skills and knowledge by working with faculty members in their cutting-edge research programs in fields that include:

  • Bioinformatics
  • Genomics
  • Proteomics
  • Cancer
  • Mitochondrial Function and Ageing
  • Neuroscience
  • Cell division/Cell Cycle
  • Molecular Biology of Human Diseases
  • Circadian Rhythm
  • Plant Biotechnology
  • Stem Cell Biology

Additionally, students can benefit from doing double majors, minors, summer internships, and semester exchange periods at top-rated programs in our partner universities in the US, Europe, and Asia for no extra cost.

Programme structure

Programme curriculum”:https://science.ku.edu.tr/en/departments/molecular-biology-and-genetics/curriculum/”

Career opportunities

A great majority of our graduates are accepted to the Ph.D. programs of leading U.S. universities with full scholarships. Others find jobs in R&D and QC laboratories, production, sales and marketing departments of industrial companies.