Heriot-Watt University

301–350 th
World University Rankings 2019
91 st
Young University Rankings 2016
Scott Russell Building, Riccarton, Edinburgh, Midlothian, EH14 4AS, United Kingdom

Biological Sciences (Microbiology)

This programme provides training in physiology, ecology and biotechnological applications of microorganisms. We focus particularly on microbes as producers, spoilage agents of food, components of the environment, and as agents of disease, with emphasis on new and emerging diseases. The programme aims to provide knowledge and understanding of the microbiological sciences & sufficient training in scientific methods/procedures to advance to a career in relevant industries or research environments.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science (Hons)/BSc (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-10
  • Location
    Edinburgh Campus,Edinburgh
  • Fees & Finances
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • EU Year 1 £1,820
  • Scotland Year 1 £1,820
  • International Year 1 £17,960
  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science (Hons)/BSc (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
    2019-09-16
  • Location
    Edinburgh Campus,Edinburgh
  • Fees & Finances
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250
  • EU Year 1 £1,820
  • Scotland Year 1 £1,820
  • International Year 1 £17,960