Biochemistry and Microbiology are offered as Major subjects towards the Bachelor of Science degree. These courses are offered at the second and third year level. For more information on undergraduate degree programmes in Biochemistry and Microbiology, follow the links below:
The one year Honours programme (including a coursework and research component) is offered towards the Bachelor of Science Honours degree in each of Biochemistry and Microbiology. For more information on the Honours programmes in each of the disciplines, follow the links below
Masters and Doctoral
The MSc and PhD degrees are offered in each of Bioinformatics, Biochemistry and Microbiology.
Masters and PhD applicants are encouraged to first contact prospective supervisors in the field of interest directly to secure a position within a specific research group before submitting application forms.
Staff research areas and contact details can be found on the individual staff pages at http://www.ru.ac.za/bm/research/ as well as for each of the Heads of Disciplines to whom you may address general queries.
One-year Bioinformatics Masters Programme
The Department has also one-year coursework and dissertation bioinformatics MSc degree. For further information, please click here