MSc in Regenerative Medicine Course Intake 2016

University of Colombo Faculty of Medicine

Human Genetics Unit

Calling for Applications

MSc in Regenerative Medicine Course

Applications are called for enrollment of students for the MSc in Regenerative Medicine Course conducted by the Human Genetics Unit, Faculty of Medicine,University of Colombo.

The course is scheduled to commence in the first week of August 2016. Closing date for applications – 30th of June 2016

  • The Course is conducted in collaboration with the Manipal School of Regenerative Medicine, Manipal University, India.
  • The curriculum include both theory and practical work in embryonal, foetal and adult stem cells, cellular & developmental biology, ¬†molecular biology, immunology, and bioinformatics and statistics.
  • This is a unique course which is specically designed to teach students to gain hands on experience in handling stem cells which include stem cell isolation from primary tissue, culture and characterization, and clinical applications of stem cells which include tissue engineering,ethical and regulatory aairs related to stem cells.
  • Eligibility criteria:

  • MBBS or an equivalent degree from a recognized institution;
  • BDS or an equivalent degree from a recognized institution;
  • BVS or an equivalent degree from a recognized institution; or
  • BSc in Biomedical science or an equivalent degree from a recognized institution.
Duration: 2 Years Full Time Course Fees: Rs. 1,000,000/- per year
Course curriculum


MSc course Application 2015-2017

Duly perfected applications should be submitted via email to office@hgucolombo.org
Registrar University of Colombo