MSc/diploma in Quantitative Genetics and Genome Analysis

MSc in Quantitative Genetics and Genome Analysis


The Quantitative Genetics and Genome Analysis programme at the University of Edinburgh is a suite of full-time taught study programmes starting in September and leading to either a Masters (MSc) degree (12 months) or a Diploma (9 months).

Within the QGGA suite, students elect to take specialist programmes

  • Quantitative Genetics and Genome Analysis
  • Animal Breeding and Genetics
  • Evolutionary Genetics
  • Human Complex Trait Genetics

The QGGA suite of courses provides postgraduates with the knowledge and skills required to apply quantitative genetics theory to practical problems in both the biomedical and animals science industries and to undertake research in evolutionary genetics, animal breeding, human genetics and genome analysis.

For more information please go to the course website or email the course administrator.


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