Taught course

Biomedical Science

Institution
University of Hull · Faculty of Science
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

At least a 2.2 Honours degree (or equivalent qualification) in Biomedical Science. Applicants with non-standard qualifications may apply, as appropriate experience will be taken into account.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Biomedical Science uses the basis of biological principles to enhance our understanding of human health and the treatment of disease, using a multidisciplinary approach. Knowledge of various disciplines allows the exploration of the normal physiology of the human body, leading to an appreciation of the processes of disease, aiding our advances in disease diagnosis and subsequent therapeutic intervention. Students undertaking this MSc programme will gain an understanding of the importance of research and experience advanced techniques, incorporating research design and data analysis.

Facilities include a wide range of instrumentation and up-to-date equipment for proteomic and genomic analysis, coupled with the studies of cellular processes. The University has an international reputation for research focused on oncology, the cardiovascular system and metabolic diseases. The programme builds upon the research expertise within the School and long-established history of collaboration with clinical scientists within the NHS, in addition to the School’s strong relationship with the Institute of Biomedical Science.

Information for international students

If you require a Tier 4 student visa to study or if your first language is not English you will be required to provide acceptable evidence of your English language proficiency level.

This course requires IELTS 6.0 overall, with 5.5 in each skill.

For other English language proficiency qualifications acceptable by this University, please see here.

If your English currently does not reach the University's required standard for this programme, you may be interested in one of our English language courses.

Fees and funding

UK students
£7,000
International students
EU £7,000 Non EU £15,300

Departmental scholarships and bursaries may be available. Please contact the department direct for more details. For information on fees and funding please see the webpage.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Dr Sandra A Jones
Email
s.a.jones@hull.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1482 466463