Taught course

Biomolecular and Biomedical Sciences

Institution
Glasgow Caledonian University · Department of Life Sciences
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

UK Honours degree 2:2 (or equivalent) in a biomedical or biological science discipline.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The biomolecular and biomedical sciences are challenging, demanding enthusiastic, driven students. Of course, these cutting-edge fields also offer incredible potential for positive impact – and meaningful careers.

The biomedical sciences offer hope for curing diseases and bettering the health and well-being of people across the globe. Every discovery shapes the future. Every contribution furthers the common good.

GCU is ranked in the top 20 in the UK for allied health research conducted at world-leading standards (Research Excellence Framework). Our highly regarded MSc Biomolecular and Biomedical Sciences programme will prepare you with practical skills in scientific investigation and a valuable body of academic knowledge informed by the newest research in the field.

  • Study the mechanisms of disease development
  • Explore the cell and molecular biology underlying disease
  • Investigate the pathophysiology and molecular aspects of medicine
  • Build hands-on laboratory skills

We keep the curriculum career-focused with laboratory-based classes and Research Project modules.

Our department is respected for multi-disciplinary research. Our work has real-world impact for advancing human health. We ask questions that matter – and answer them. This pursuit is at the heart of everything we do.

The fast-growing field of biomolecular and biomedical sciences offers career opportunities that are both meaningful and rewarding. Professionals are in high demand.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions
Email
studentenquiries@gcu.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)141 331 8630