Program details

Education that’s right for you

No matter where you are in your graduate education, the Faculty of Medicine’s Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology has a program that suits your current level of expertise.

Consider our highly regarded MSc program or PhD program and choose from one of our many areas of specialization as you join us in our groundbreaking research.

Why biochemistry and molecular biology?

A degree in biochemistry and molecular biology can provide you with an excellent foundation for traditionally linked professions such as medicine, dentistry and pharmacy. Or it could provide you with the expertise you need to develop a specialty within industries like law, journalism or business. The possibilities include:

  • biological researcher
  • biochemist
  • clinical diagnostician
  • drug designer
  • environmental health officer
  • food technologist
  • forensic scientist
  • geneticist
  • laboratory technician
  • medical illustrator
  • molecular scientist
  • pharmacist
  • physician
  • professor
  • toxicologist

Choose a graduate degree program:

MSc in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology


PhD in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology



Find your specialty

Along with gaining a general knowledge of biochemistry and molecular biology, we also have three areas of specialization so you can concentrate your studies in specific areas.