Postgraduate Courses

MSc, PGDip in Quantitative Genetics and Genome Analysis

Designed to provide students with the capability to apply quantitative genetics theory to practical problems in biomedical and agricultural industries and to undertake research related to evolutionary genetics, population genetics, genome analysis and the analysis of complex traits.Includes modules in evolutionary genetics, human genetics and principles of genetic improvement in livestock.

Institution: University of Edinburgh
Department: Biological Sciences
Entry: Good honours degree (minimum UK equivalent 2nd class) in the Biosciences, Mathematics, Statistics, Agriculture, Forestry, Animal Science, Medicine or Veterinary Medicine.
Funding: Scholarships for UK nationals (tuition fees + stipend) or EU nationals (tuition fees only).
Address: Old College South Bridge Edinburgh EH8 9YL
Telephone: 0131 650 2160
Contact: MSc Programme Secretary,
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