Taught course

Biomedical Science (Cellular Pathology)

Middlesex University London · Middlesex University London

Entry requirements

You must have either: an undergraduate or postgraduate degree in a related field; or other related professional qualifications and/or substantial work experience in biomedical science. (You will be considered under the Accreditation or Prior Experiential Learning Scheme and you will need to complete a recognition and accreditation of a learning module).

Months of entry


Course content

A broad-based, practical course with specific knowledge of the science underlying the discipline of cellular pathology and the technologies in use. Graduates from biomedical science laboratories and professionals working in medical research in universities, hospitals and research agencies, will enhance and develop their career prospects in this exciting and rapidly changing field.

Special features:

Hands-on experience of the latest cellular techniques and technologies
State-of-the-art biomedical science laboratories opened 2005
Fast-growing sector with high demand for well-qualified graduates. Our biomedical researchers are heading developments in important areas such as the fight against cancer.

Programme content

  • Histopathology
  • Laboratory Leadership and Management
  • Genetics Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Research Methods and Analytical Techniques
  • Biomedical Ethics and Law
  • Dissertation (MSc only)

Information for international students

You must have competence in English language. We normally require Grade C GCSE or equivalent qualifications. English Language requirements are IELTS 6.5 (with minimum 6.0 in all four components) or TOEFL internet based 87 (with at least 21 in listening & writing, 22 in speaking and 23 in reading).

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Dr Mahmoud Naase
+44 (0)20 8411 5555