MS without Thesis

The Molecular Biology and Genetics Masters Program without Thesis offers advanced cell and molecular biology and genetics courses as well as electives in areas, such as cancer biology, neuroscience, and bioinformatics. Students in the Molecular Biology and Genetics program will engage in experimental research by working with faculty members in their cutting-edge research programs.

Degree Requirements
The M.S. program without Thesis option requires that the students successfully complete a minimum of 30 credits (with 10 courses) beyond a Bachelor’s degree. The non-thesis option also consists of a non-credit pass or fail M.S. Project course.


The following conditions have to be met for acceptance to the MBGE non-thesis masters program.

1. Receiving a satisfactory grade from the exam administered by the MBGE department.

2. Having graduated from a bachelor’s program with a minimum GPA of 3.0.

3. TOEFL or YDS/e-YDS/YOKDIL Requirement (for those whose native language is not English)
– Internet Based TOEFL: Minimum Score 80 (Exams taken in Türkiye must be carried out at the State Universities.)