University of Edinburgh

Drug Discovery and Translational Biology


Old College

South Bridge

Edinburgh, Scotland EH8 9YL

United Kingdom

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Drug Discovery and Translational Biology

Format: Campus

Program Description:

This interdisciplinary MSc is part of a portfolio of postgraduate programmes from the School of Biological Sciences - including Bioinformatics, Biotechnology and Systems & Synthetic Biology - offering you an unparalleled choice of courses and opportunities in these areas.

Looking at drug discovery from the perspectives of structural biology, bioinformatics, chemistry and pharmacology will greatly enrich your understanding of the process and the various approaches available.

You will learn how principles for new therapeutic strategies are developed and how these relate to the fundamental scientific problems and techniques of drug discovery and design.


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International Student Requirements:

If English is not your first language, we suggest IELTS 7.0 or a TOEFL-iBT of 100

Facts & Figures

In State Tuition (per year): 13,800 EUR

Out State Tuition (per year): 27,400 EUR

Classification: Higher Education Institution (Not Carnegie Classified)

Locale: Midsize City

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