Taught course

Biomedical Sciences

Institution
Sheffield Hallam University · Biosciences
Qualifications
MScPGDipPGCert

Entry requirements

2018 entry requirements
You need one of the following
• a minimum of a 2:2 honours degree in a biological subject or equivalent
• a professional qualification of equal standing to an honours degree, for example MIBiol by examination, FIML
• other qualifications such as HND, HNC or unclassified degree in biological subject, plus significant relevant work experience
You may also be able to claim credit points which can reduce the amount of time it takes to complete your qualification at Sheffield Hallam. Find out more
If English is not your first language you will need an IELTS score of 6.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in all skills, or a recognised equivalent. If your level of English language is currently below IELTS 6.0 we recommend you consider an appropriate Sheffield Hallam University Pre-sessional English course which will enable you to achieve the required level of English.
If you do not have such academic qualifications we may consider your application individually, based on your personal, professional and work experience, and other formal qualifications. You may also be able to claim credit points which can reduce the amount of time it takes to complete your qualification at Sheffield Hallam. Find out more

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

Gain an advanced scientific understanding of disease at a cellular level focusing on current methods used in in-vitro diagnosis. As part of the course you can choose to specialise in one area of the pathology laboratory directorate, either cellular pathology, microbiology and immunology or blood sciences.

Information for international students

Please visit our website at http://www.shu.ac.uk/international

Fees and funding

Scholarships, discounts and bursaries may be available to international students who study this course. Visit https://www.shu.ac.uk/study-here/fees-and-funding to find out more.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

PGDip

part time
16 months
full time
8 months

PGCert

part time
8 months
full time
4 months

Course contact details

Name
Faculty of Health and Wellbeing
Email
admissions@shu.ac.uk
Phone
0114 225 5555
Fax
0114 225 3066