Master of Science in Biology

University of Dayton

Dayton, Ohio, USA
Master of Science in Biology
Duration1.5-2 Years
LevelMasters Program
  • Program allow students to develop advanced knowledge in diverse areas of speciality: molecular biology, immunology, genetics, cell biology, biochemistry, applied and environmental biology, developmental biology and microbial metabolism
  • Program is designed to prepare student for a research career in government, industry, or academics or to continue toward the Ph.D. degree
  • Program has two primary areas of faculty interest: environmental/ecological science and basic biomedical science
  • Emphasize scientific knowledge and theory partnered with hands-on experience in the laboratory and in the field
  • The two year M.S. degree is thesis-based and relatively structured in nature
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & fees1199012 INR
Hostel & Meals727273 INR
Insurance146480 INR
Total873753 INR

Entry Criteria

Class 12thNo specific cutoff mentioned
Bachelors3.0 GPA
  • Applicants must hold a bachelor degree with a GPA of 3.0 on 4.0 scale
  • Applicants should hold a bachelor's degree in biology or a substantially equivalent degree with coursework indicating substantive training in the biological sciences. The following courses are prefered:
    • 2 year of chemistry including organic
    • 1 year of math including calculus
    • 1 semester of physics
    • 1 semester of genetics
  • Students interested in biomedical sciences research area should have coursework that includes physiology, advanced cell biology, developmental biology, immunology, infectious disease and neurobiology
  • Students interested in ecology/environmental research area should have coursework that includes plant biology, entomology, conservation biology, comparative animal physiology, comparative anatomy, microbial ecology, and invertebrate and vertebrate zoology
ExamsTOEFL: 95

IELTS: 6.5

PTE: 60

GRE: Accepted
  • Candidates are encouraged to obtain a score of 150 or more in the verbal and quantitative sections and a score of 3.0 or better in the written section

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