Kings Cornerstone International College

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Essex university, UK

BSc Genetics

Start Date: 19/08/24
Last date to apply: 30/04/24

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Genetics

BSc Genetics - Pathway to Essex university - KCIC

Key Benefits of the program

20 Lac Savings when compared studying a full course in the UK.

Final 2 years in the UK
240 credits in KCIC and 240 credits in the UK.

2 years post-study work visa with
90% Graduate employability rate.

The average salary for a Genetics graduate is £32,000 per year in the UK.

PROGRAM STRUCTURE AND FEES

BSc Genetics is a 4 year course where in the first 2 years you will be studying on campus with KCIC Chennai. Tuition fees for the first year is INR 6,00,000 + GST . For the next 2 years, you will be going to the UK and studying on-campus at Essex university. Tuition fees for Essex university is approximately £20,000 per annum. You will also have to incur approximately £9,207 per annum as living costs in the UK. This course admits only 25 students per year.

This course is funded by leading national and private banks in India with or without collateral*.

PHASE 1

Kings Cornerstone

Country

India

Course Name

Applied Science (Biology) - Level 5 Pearson Qualification

Tuition Fees

Rs 6,00,000 + GST Per Annum

Cost of living

N/A

Study Option

On Campus

Duration

24 months

Eligibility

Applicants need 70% in English and 85% in Science and Mathematics. Non-Science backgrounds like commerce students are required to do an additional foundation modules along with this course.

PHASE 2

University of Essex

Country

United Kingdom

Course Name

BSc Genetics

Tuition Fees

£20,000 Per Annum

Cost of living

£9,207

Study Option

On Campus

Duration

24 Months

Eligibility

Completion of KCIC taught Applied Biology - Level 5 Pearson qualification

Selection Criteria

Visa History

Applicants must have a clean visa history for the intended destination, demonstrating compliance with immigration regulations and increasing the chances of a successful application.

Financial Evidence

Prospective students need to provide evidence of financial sources, such as bank statements. Parental financial support or a good credit rating for educational bank loans is considered positively.

Admission Criteria

Applicants need 70% in English and 85% in Science and Mathematics. Non-Science backgrounds like commerce students are required to do an additional foundation modules along with this course.

Career Opportunities

Genetic Counselor
Research Scientist (Genetics)
Clinical Geneticist
Biotechnologist
Bioinformatician
Medical Geneticist

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Syllabus

  • Fundamentals of Laboratory Techniques
  • Cell Biology
  • Fundamentals of Chemistry
  • Anatomy and Human Physiology
  • Scientific Data Handling Approaches and Techniques
  • Regulation and Quality in the Applied Sciences
  • Fundamentals of Biochemistry
  • Microbiological Techniques
  • Applied Science Research Project
  • Immunology
  • Biochemistry of Macro Molecules & Metabolic Pathways
  • Science Laboratory Management
  • Personal and Professional Development for Scientist
  • Genetic Analysis
  • Molecular Biology & Genetics
  • Analysis of Scientific Data and Information
  • Employability Skills for the Biosciences
  • Molecular Biology: Genes, Proteins and Disease
  • Cell Biology
  • Genome Science
  • Computational Data Analysis: R for Life Sciences
  • Research Project in Life Sciences
  • Issues in Biomolecular Science
  • Human Molecular Genetics
  • 6 optional modules

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