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Biotechnology Summer School



SamplesHave you thought about supplementing your degree with additional skills training to give you a competitive edge when you graduate?

Would you like to gain cutting edge research skills and expertise in an ever-growing and increasingly important scientific discipline?

Would you like to undertake this training within a vibrant, safe, cosmopolitan and stimulating campus environment, located in one of the most beautiful cities in the UK?

The Biotechnology Summer School is a 2-week residential programme for students entering their final year in a Biology-related subject. The Summer School will supplement your existing knowledge with valuable practical and applied training, and allow you to discuss research in depth with the academics who are leading experts in their area. It will prepare you for your senior year and enhance your appeal to potential employers and graduate schools.

But studying abroad is about more than just a fantastic academic experience. It’s also about growing as an individual, developing your self-confidence and having fun! Studying abroad enables you to gain a deeper understanding of another culture, make lifelong friends from a wide variety of backgrounds and benefit from an experience that is truly a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. The Summer School will be a stimulating cultural experience, with an exciting social programme that makes the most of our beautiful environment and excellent location.

Dates this year: 11 - 25 July 2014

Application details to follow.

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Enquiries: Phone: +44 (0)1227 823743

School of Biosciences, University of Kent, Canterbury, Kent, CT2 7NJ

Last Updated: 21/11/2014