1 year
Study mode
Tuition fee (entire course)
Local students
USD 9,948
GBP 7,060
Foreign students
USD 21,800
GBP 15,470
Other costs
Other costs apply

About this course

This programme is designed for students wishing to study the biological basis of disease, pathological processes, diagnostic investigation and therapeutic intervention without necessarily wishing to follow a career as a Health and Care Professions Council-registered biomedical scientist working within hospital laboratories.

Applicants should hold an undergraduate degree in a related subject such as biology or biochemistry for this course, which will expand on your knowledge base through a series of taught modules. You develop expertise in reflective practice, quality control and research in a laboratory setting, learning the necessary skills for careers in diagnostics, biotechnology, the pharmaceutical industries and academia.

If you're interested in entering the profession of biomedical science, the modules that make up with course are approved by the Institute of Biomedical Science (IBMS). IBMS is the UK's professional body for those working in the field.

Entry Requirements

Degree and/or experience:

  • BSc or equivalent in biomedical¬†science, biological science or related discipline (2:2 or better, or equivalent).

English Language Requirement:

  • IELTS 6.5 overall, no component below 6.0.¬†