Medical Microbiology, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
  • Tuition
    19051
    Tuition (Year)
    19051
    Tuition (Year)
  • English (take IELTS)
    Language
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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 develop, diagnostic approaches to infectious diseases and efficiency of antimicrobial agents used for therapy.
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About

These phenomena are studied using morphological methods based on optical microscopy, fluorescence microscopy and electron microscopy and various cultivation methods and molecular techniques.

The proposed 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 Doctor of Philosophy 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.

Programme Structure

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

Detailed Programme Facts

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

  • BS or MS degree in Basic Sciences (biology, chemistry, biochemistry, or similar) or Health Sciences (medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine, medical biology, molecular biology and genetics, physical therapy and rehabilitation, nutrition and dietetics, or similar).
  • Aminimum score of 65 points in the Academic Personnel and Postgraduate Education Test (ALES)
  • TOEFL test

Tuition Fee Per Year

  • EUR 19051 International
  • EUR 19051 National

Funding

Financial Aid
  • 1.150 TL monthly stipend
  • Free housing (including all costs except telephone expenses).

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. Students who receive their stipend from other sources (like TUBITAK scholarships or externally funded research grants and projects) are eligible for the following benefits provided by the university:

Research Award: 1,300 TL

Free Housing: This includes all costs except telephone expenses.

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