Taught course

Biomedical Science

Institution
University of Hull · Faculty of Science
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

2:2 or equivalent. Basic grounding in two or more clinical disciplines. Applicants with non-standard qualifications may apply, as appropriate experience will be taken into account. For International students - you will be required to provide acceptable evidence of English Language proficiency of IELTS 6.0 or above (with a minimum of 5.5 in all skills) or other equivalent test accepted by this University.

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.

The School's 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

Competence in English language is required, as evidenced by IELTS 6.0 (with no less than 5.5 in each skill) or equivalent, or previous study in English. Candidates who do not meet the language requirements may take an English course at the University prior to entering their programme. Please see http://www2.hull.ac.uk/fass/modern-languages/efl.aspx

Fees and funding

UK students
5200
International students
15000

Departmental scholarships and bursaries may be available. Please contact the department direct for more details. For information on fees and funding please go to www.hull.ac.uk/money/

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions
Email
pgstudy@hull.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1482 466850