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Master in Biotechnology / Program Details

Program Title:
Program of Master in Biotechnology
Program Code:
Level of Study:
Graduate Level
Final Qualification:
M.Sc. degree
Horticulture and Crop Science
Other Department(s) involved in teaching the program:
Plant Protection
Mode of Attendance) e.g., full time):
Full time
Duration of the Program:
6 semesters
Credit hours/ contact hours:
33 hrs
Language of Instruction:
Entrance Requirements:
First: General terms and conditions:
1. The plan is consistent with the instructions of the graduate programs in force.
2. Admissions that can be accepted:
- First priority: Bachelor of Science in agricultural sciences
- Second priority: Bachelor of Biology, Biochemistry, Genetic Engineering, or Biotechnology.
Second: Special conditions: None
Third: The materials of this plan consists of (33) credit hours
Program regulations:
The program adopts instruction and evaluation instructions used at the University of Jordan, where attendance is required to attend lectures and to submit semi-final and final examinations. In addition, the duties, research and working papers are presented according to the proposed timetable for each course and by the instructor.
The program is compatible with the university calendar for postgraduate students at the University of Jordan. Students' affairs are monitored through the Graduate Studies Committee of the Department, and recommendations and decisions are taken and submitted to the Graduate School.
The Graduate Studies Committee in the Department holds periodic meetings and makes recommendations and decisions and submits them to the Deanship of the College, which in turn will submit them to the College of Graduate Studies and the General Registrar of the College of Graduate Studies. Admission of students in the program is in accordance with the provisions and conditions of admission to the University of Jordan in the graduate programs. The department will provide remedial materials, with a maximum of 9 hours, for admissions from specialties outside the department and the college.
- The electronic link to the detailed instructions is:
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Program Director:
Dr. Monther Sadder/ ext. 22396