Master of Science in Biological Sciences

Wayne State University

Detroit, Michigan, USA
Master of Science in Biological Sciences
Duration2 Years
LevelMasters Program
  • The MS Biological Sciences program is a research-centered degree program.  During the first year, students are trained through formal coursework relevant to their chosen areas of interest
  • In the first semester, students also rotate among labs and based on their experience decide on a host lab, generally by the end of that semester
  • The M.S. in biology is also excellent preparation for advanced graduate programs
  • By the end of the second semester or during the first summer, students will have defined a research project
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & fees1616700 INR
Hostel & Meals765871 INR
Insurance93088 INR
Student Service Fee 59984 INR
Registration Fee 22338 INR
Application Fee3662 INR
Housing application fee9155 INR
Total954098 INR

Entry Criteria

Class 12thNo specific cutoff mentioned
Bachelors2.7 GPA
  • Applicants must have Bachelor's degree or it's equivalent from an accredited university, in biology or a related field with course work in the area of intended specialty
  • Applicants must have a minimum undergraduate GPA of 2.75 or it's equivalent in upper-division coursework
  • Applicants are expected to have attained a level of scholarship in the baccalaureate program equal to a grade point average of 3.0 or better, including adequate preparation in biological sciences and supporting courses in chemistry, physics and mathematics
ExamsTOEFL: 79

IELTS: 6.5

GRE: Accepted
Minimum of 150 in verbal & quantitative, 3.0 on the Writing
PTE: 58

Additional info
  • Official transcripts for all undergraduate and graduate institutions attended
  • Official results of GRE
  • Three Letters of Recommendation
  • Personal Statement of Career Goals
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV or résumé)
  • Official English language tests scores
  • A total score of 300 for Verbal and Quantitative on the GRE has been determined as a reasonable minimum
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