B.Sc. On Campus

Molecular Biology and Genetics

Yildiz Technical University

48 months
381 USD/year
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The students who successfully complete the program are awarded the degree of Bachelor of Science in Bachelor program in Molecular Biology and Genetics at Yildiz Technical University.


The Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics from Yildiz Technical University offers both undergraduate and graduate programs. There are courses mainly on the biological, chemical, and physical principles related to the structure and functions of organisms at the molecular and cellular level. 

Fundamental subjects such as physics, mathematics, chemistry, plant physiology, microbiology, biochemistry, molecular and cellular biology, genetics, human genetics, microbial genetics, plant molecular biology, proteomics and genomics, bioinformatics, and ecology are supplemented by interdepartmental and departmental courses. 

Research opportunities exist in a variety of areas, including molecular biology, genetics, biotechnology, and biochemistry. The main target is to prepare students for careers in research and teaching in university, and for various positions in biotechnology, food and drug industry, agriculture, forestry, and health.


Graduates will be employed in national and foreign academic institutions, molecular biology and related fields, a variety of private companies engaged in the distribution of supplies and equipment positions in pharmaceutical companies and biotechnology research and production institutions, the Ministry of Environment and Forestry, Ministry of Agriculture, IVF Centers, Hospitals and Diagnostic Laboratories , Institutes of Public Health and Municipal Affairs, Science and Forensic Medicine, agencies and organizations, safety criminology laboratories, Department of Defense, TUBITAK, Technopark, private research centers, organizations and institutions. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • General Biology
  • General Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Mathematics
  • Turkish Language
  • Principles of Atatürk and History of Modern Turkey
  • English

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


Partially taught in English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


240 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Copy of a valid passport
  • Copy of High School diploma
  • 3 letters of recommendation from
  • the university you graduated
  • Official transcripts for all of the
  • previously earned degrees
  • Your diploma must be recognized
  • Your diploma must be recognized by Republic of Turkey Ministry of National Education

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    381 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 381 USD per year during 48 months.

2.785,00  Turkish Lira

Living costs for Istanbul

2000 - 3240 TRY /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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