Post-graduate studies in 2022
Bioinformatics is the application of computer science, informatics, statistics and mathematics to biological problems.
The Bioinformatcs and Computational Biology Unit invites applications towards post-graduate studies in 2020. We typically accept students who have majored in Biological Sciences, Mathematical Sciences, Computer Sciences, Information Technology or related disciplines into our programmes*.
Some additional information may be found at:
For more information, or to apply, please contact Prof Fourie Joubert.
IMPORTANT: Please apply on the UP online application system before the deadline of 30 September 2020.
We do give students with high marks provisional acceptance after the mid-year exams, and then other students are considered after the year-end exams.
* Note: Please note that admission is subject to suitable previous learning, and additional supplementary courses may be prescribed. A limited number of positions are available.