Biologically-related topics regularly making the news include stem cell research, drug discovery, global climate change, emerging infectious diseases, environmental concerns, species diversity, genetics, and rapid advances in medicine and biotechnology. As human understanding of the self and the surrounding world has expanded, we have begun to appreciate the dynamic nature of biological systems at multiple levels of organization. Whether studying the myriad of factors regulating cell division in a tumor or the complex interactions of species in a restored ecosystem, researchers in all biological sciences are combining the latest technologies with broadening expertise to come to a deeper understanding of the living world.
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This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.
You need the following GPA score:
Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2.65 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).
Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
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