Medical Microbiology, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
  • Tuition
    19051
    Tuition (Year)
    19051
    Tuition (Year)
  • English (take IELTS)
    Language
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The Medical Microbiology Masters of Science Program at Koc University offers a comprehensive training to the graduates who are planning to work in the field of medical microbiology or continue to doctoral programs in the same area.
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  • Fees and funding

About

Medical Microbiology primarily deals with microorganisms which cause diseases in humans. The major working fields are the structures of bacteria, viruses, fungi and parasites, growth properties of microorganisms, pathogenic strategies they enhanced, diagnostic approaches to infectious diseases and efficiency of antimicrobial agents used for therapy. For that purpose, morphological studies based on light microscope, fluorescent microscope, and electron microscope, various cultivation methods and molecular techniques are performed. The Medical Microbiology Masters of Science Program at Koc University offers a comprehensive training to the graduates who are planning to work in the field of medical microbiology or continue to doctoral programs in the same area. The candidates of the program with a bachelor’s degree in health sciences and natural sciences are expected to be equipped with combination of theoretical knowledge and practical skills in laboratory methods and applications in the light of latest technological approaches.

Medical Microbiology Masters of Science Program includes minimum 7 courses with a total credit of 21, a seminar and thesis based on independent research.

Programme Structure


  • Fundamentals Of Medical Microbiology I
  • Epidemiology Of Infectious Diseases
  • Medical Microbiology Laboratory Practices I

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Study intensity Full-time
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
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Academic Requirements

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing from a recognized university
  • A minimum score of 65 points in the Academic Personnel and Postgraduate Education Test (ALES)
  • TOEFL or YDS/UDS/KPDS Requirement (for those whose native language is not English)
    – New Internet Based: Minimum Score 80
    – Computer Based: Minimum Score 213
    – Paper Based: Minimum Score 550
    – YDS / UDS / KPDS: Minimum Score 87

Tuition Fee Per Year

  • EUR 19051 International
  • EUR 19051 National

Funding

Financial Aid
  • Students admitted with a BS/BA degree will have the following offer: Tuition waiver (44,000 TL/year) plus 1,150 TL monthly stipend, housing.

Additional Benefits:

1. All students receive a laptop computer and private health insurance.
2. Students with successful standing receive travel funds to attend scientific conferences and meetings.
3. PhD students with higher GPA degrees may be offered super scholarship up to 2,500 TL .
4. Students who receive their stipend from other sources (like TÜBITAK scholarships or externally funded research grants and projects) are eligible for the following benefits provided by the university:

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