The MSc in Biomedicine provides you with an opportunity to acquire a greater understanding of practical and theoretical biomedical science at a leading university in the field.
The course provides the knowledge and skills required for subsequent progression to PhD study, a career in biomedical/pharmaceutical research (industry or university based) or hospital-based employment. Our scheme provides a focus on, and training within, several 'hot' topics in biomedicine, while still retaining elements of flexibility and choice.
You will study a range of modules as part of your course, some examples of which are listed below.
Fundamental Research Skills
Molecular Biology Research Skills
Cell Biology Research Skills
Microbes and Disease
Diseases of the Brain
Molecular Basis of Cancer
Biomedicine in Context
Drug Development (from concept to clinic)
Essential Tools for Clinical Research
Models of Disease
Information contained on the website with respect of modules is correct at the time of publication, but changes may be necessary, for example as a result of student feedback, or staff changes, or new research.
You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.Full-time
You need the following IELTS score:
Minimum required score:
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Part Time (per year):£3,940(UK/EU)/£9,050 (Overseas)
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