The University of Sheffield
Biological and Bioprocess Engineering
Develop the essential skills for a career in bioindustry or for further advanced research in next-horizon biotechnologies.
You'll learn from world-class researchers, including staff from Biomedical Science and Materials Science and Engineering. Our graduates work in biotechnology, biopharmaceutical and bioprocess organisations.
A good honours degree in science, technology and engineering.
English language requirements
IELTS 6.5 with at least 5.5 in each component.
Four core modules including research project, a conversion module, and three optional modules.
Biopharmaceutical Bioprocessing; Biosystems Engineering and Computational Biology; Bioanalytical Techniques; Research Project.
Examples of optional modules
Any three from Microfluidics; Bio-energy; Synthetic Biology; Tissue Engineering Approaches to Failure in Living Systems; Bionanomaterials; Stem Cell Biology; Proteomics and Bioinformatics. Conversion modules: Principles in Biochemical Engineering or Principles in Biomolecular Sciences.
Assessment is based on assignments for each module, formal examination of core modules, dissertation and oral presentation of the laboratory-based research project.
Please contact the department for the PgDip course fees.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Fee locale||Course duration|
|MSc (Eng)||Full-time||September 2018||GBP 19,500 (Year 1)||International||12 Months|
|MSc (Eng)||Full-time||September 2018||GBP 11,650 (Year 1)||Northern Ireland||12 Months|
|MSc (Eng)||Full-time||September 2018||GBP 11,650 (Year 1)||Scotland||12 Months|
|MSc (Eng)||Full-time||September 2018||GBP 11,650 (Year 1)||Wales||12 Months|
|MSc (Eng)||Full-time||September 2018||GBP 11,650 (Year 1)||England||12 Months|
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