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​​​​​The post-graduate programmes offered at our department are honours (HonsBSc​), masters ​(MSc) and doctorate (PhD) degrees. Please consult the Faculty of Science Yearbook.​​

Honours in Biochemistry

The BSc Hons in Biochemistry is an integrated one-year programme offering an advanced biochemical education. In addition to factual knowledge, there is a great emphasis on generic and specific subject-related skills. More details on our Honours course will follow soon.

​​Masters and Doctorate studies in Biochemistry

The MSc and PhD programmes are advanced research degrees. Students will be required to complete an original research project in one of the research groups and report their results in a thesis (MSc) or dissertation (PhD). If you are interested to join one of our groups, contact the departmental chairperson or the group leader.


Contact person​

Ms Tarryn-Lee Kruger, Postgraduate and Research Support Officer,​​