MPhil in Biological and Biomedical Sciences​

Our MPhil programme is an interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary programme in Biological and Biomedical Sciences with four specialities/streams: Anatomy, Physiology, Biochemistry and Pharmacology. It is designed to produce competent, confident and productive biomedical scientists who can continue their passion for research and lear​ning onto PhD training or have a successful career in academia and industry straight away.

It aims to educate graduate students with broad-based integrated concepts of basic health sciences in the field of research based education, to integrate the desired attributes of knowledge, skills and attitude as outcomes and to welcome meritorious applicants from a wide range of disciplines. ​​​​​


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Apply to our ​programme NOW and be part of the change!​​​

​As we gear up to fight this pandem​ic, we are encouraging student enrolment more than ever based on our principles of impact and accessibility.​ Our faculty have also added components of COVID-19 into the coursework! Apply to our Masters’ programmes NOW and be a part of the change.​​

Life at AKU is not all about the classroom​

Here's what our students have to say about their experience of being developed as leaders and posi​tive contributors to society.

"The programme has given me the confidence to develop my knowledge and skills and apply them to the improvement of our society. Taught by devoted faculty and supported through financial assistance, it has encouraged me to hone my abilities and think innovatively to bring out the best version of myself."

Ali Sheik​h, Class of ​2021

Admissions Process

Find out more about eligibility criteria, English language requirements,
fee structure details, scholarships and all forms of financial assistance available.​