B.Sc. On Campus

Molecular Biology and Genetics

Koc University

48 months
19500 USD/year
16945 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Students in Molecular Biology and Genetics programme at Koc University take classes that provide fundamental knowledge of the different branches of biology. 


At the beginning of the 21st century, novel technologies are allowing us to make exciting new discoveries and obtain detailed knowledge of how molecules, cells, tissues, and organisms operate. Furthermore, these advances are changing the way in which we diagnose and treat human disease. 

In light of these developments, it is crucial that we educate today’s students about biology at the molecular level. 

Koç University’s Molecular Biology and Genetics program succeeds in providing broad, deep, and rigorous education in the biological sciences. 

The Molecular Biology and Genetics programme at Koc University also offers various elective courses for advanced students who wish to focus on specific areas, such as cancer biology, neuroscience, proteomics, and bioinformatics.

The Molecular Biology and Genetics faculty have recently won several prestigious awards, including the ERC Starting Grant, the Turkish Academcy of Sciences Young Scientist Award, the L’Oreal Young Women in Science Award, the EMBO Installation Grant, and the Marie Curie Reintegration Grant.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Biochemistry 
  • Genetics 
  • Independent Study
  • Topics In Bioenergetics
  • Immunology
  • Post-transcriptional Gene Regulation
  • Parasitology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


135 alternative credits


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

  • An international standard university admission exam score or an international diploma grade
    • Official High School Diploma (if available at the time of submission)
    • Official high school transcripts (or predicted high school GPA)
    • Motivation letter
    • One (1) letter of recommendation

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    19500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19500 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    16945 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16945 USD per year during 48 months.
    • Turkish students: 150.000 TL

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.


Koç University evaluates automatically all new undergraduate international candidates and international undergraduate transfer candidates for full (100%) or partial (50%) tuition-only scholarships on the basis of academic merit.

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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