Quantitative Genetics

Quantitative Genetics and Genome Analysis

This Programme offers the most flexibility in terms of course choice. It is for students wanting a broad discipline degree. We recommend that you apply to Quantitative Genetics and Genome Analysis if you are initially unsure if the specialist programme is best for you. Matriculated QGGA students can choose to transfer to other programmes within the QG suite at any point throughout the year.

All students start by acquiring core skills in quantitative genetics, population genetics, data analysis, statistical methods and genome analysis. Students choosing Quantitative Genetics and Genome Analysis have the maximum choice of additional courses, including those that are compulsory for other degree specialities.

For more information on this programme and the courses that are a part of it, please see this list of Courses.

Why Study Quantitative Genetics?