Biomedical Sciences

Known for our combination of pure, practice-led and applied approaches, and for using our knowledge for the betterment of society we offer PhD, MPhil, DProf and MRes study. We can provide you with guidance on how to write your research proposal and our entry requirements for a Research Degree.

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We have a long track record of working with organisations and individuals to develop their professional and personal skills offering accredited courses and industry recognised certification.

View our available courses for professional and personal development.

Programmes designed to prepare tomorrow's scientists for employment in hospitals, research institutions, industry, the scientific or medical civil services, plus the possibility of graduate-entry programmes into medicine.

Professional accreditation

All of our undergraduate degrees in the area of biomedical sciences are recognised by theSociety of Biology.

The Biomedical Sciences BSc Honours and Applied Biomedical Sciences BSc Honours courses are accredited by the Institute of Biomedical Science (IBMS), the professional body for Biomedical Scientists in the UK, and the Applied Biomedical Sciences BSc Honours is approved by the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).

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Our biomedical sciences graduates have gone on to work in fields as diverse as diagnostic pathology, healthcare management, medicine and medical research,in hospitals, laboratories and major pharmaceutical organisations across the globe.