The program aim is to provide graduates with an understanding of fundamental biological processes at a molecular level; it also contributes to solving of medical problems and drug discovery and disease curing.
This is a joint multidisciplinary track with the Colleges of Science & General Studies and Medicine. Courses deal with advanced techniques of molecular biology, genetic engineering, nanotechnology, and their applications in disease diagnosis, drug formulation, and drug delivery.
The curriculum is designed to train core competencies in clinical embryology theory and practice, enabling successful students to be strategically placed for a career in clinical embryology and/or the reproductive sciences/medicine.
Graduates from will be prepared to work as infection prevention specialists in healthcare settings at an advanced level.
Potential careers for graduates include the expanding market in molecular medicine, biotechnology, and biomedical research.
|1. A bachelor's degree or recognized equivalent from an accredited institution accepted by MOE in related fields.|
|2. A satisfactory scholastic average; a minimum grade average of "very good" in the Bachelor degree.|
|3. The graduate study application must be accompanied by a nonrefundable application fee payable to Alfaisal University.|
|4. Official transcripts of all college-level work must be submitted as issued by the school.|
|5. If applicant is non-Saudi, then they should have an official residency (Iqama).|
|6. Applicant should submit two letters of recommendations from professors who taught him/her.|
|7. If the applicant comes from a country or political entity where English is not the official language, adequate proficiency in English to do graduate work, as evidenced by a TOEFL score of at least 65 on the Internet test or an IELTS Band score of at least 5.5 is required.|
|8. Graduate Record Examination (GRE) or an equivalent exam held by Qias center with above average score.|
|9.Students may require prerequisite courses in English or basic sciences.|
|10. Students must provide a statement of purpose describing their academic interests and reasons for applying.|
|11. Successfull completion of an in-person interview with the director of the program.|
|12.No Student shall be allowed enrolment in two graduate programs at Alfaisal at the same time.|
1. Complete the MBS Online Application Form. To do that, you need to sign up for a new account using a valid email address to complete the process.
2. If all the requirements are completed, an e-mail will be sent to the student within 3 working days.
3. If not, then the student will be notified and will be given 2 weeks to complete all the requirements.
|Application Fee||S.R 500|
|Annual Tuition (due at the beginning of each academic year)||S.R 100,000|
|Estimated books and materials for each year||SR 6,000|