Bio-business MSc

Master degree
12 months
Intakes: October
International tuition: £16,800
Domestic tuition: £11,000

Program overview

Develop the science, business and entrepreneurial knowledge and skills you need for a successful career in the pharmaceutical or biotechnology industries. You will be taught by leading scientists and industry specialists and you can take advantage of networking opportunities. New biological sciences module content is informed by a high-profile industrial panel. Requires you to carry out an independent piece of research within the subject area of the course. In the 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF), in a joint submission with UCL, Biological Sciences at Birkbeck were ranked 11th in the UK, with a research environment supporting world-leading and internationally excellent research.

Study options

Study options
This program can be done
On campus


To be considered for direct entry to a Master's degree at Birkbeck, you will normally be required to have successfully completed a Bakalavr/Specialist Diploma from a recognised university with a minimum final grade of 3.5 for programmes requiring a UK 2:2

Career opportunities

Graduates go on to careers in the scientific and business sectors, as well as in research, public policy, and the biological/chemical industries. Possible professions include research scientist, science writer, or higher education lecturer. This degree may also be useful in becoming an operational researcher or management consultant.

Campus location

London , United Kingdom

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