Taught course

Biomedical Science

Nottingham Trent University · School of Science and Technology

Entry requirements

A UK honours degree (minimum 2.2) or equivalent in a relevant biological-related subject. Applicants with relevant employment experience or other relevant qualifications will also be considered. International students need IELTS 6.5 (with minimum of 5.5 in reading, listening, speaking and writing).

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

This MSc Biomedical Science programme will produce postgraduates with skills in a specialist discipline applicable to medical and paramedical laboratories, while being relevant to a broad range of work-related issues. It will include training in the current and emerging areas of biomedical sciences relevant to the biomedical and biotechnology sectors, and for a career in research.

The majority of graduates from the course proceed to PhD projects or employment/career advancement in the bioscience sector.

This course also includes an option of a one year work placement.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

This course provides understanding of the biology of disease processes in humans, the principles of treatment of such diseases, and the underlying biological disciplines that enable us to study and explain them. This degree gives you the theoretical and practical skills needed for a career within companies and research organisations.

Course contact details

+44 (0)115 848 2999