Ulster University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Applied Biomedical Science (Pathology) with placement year

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Course summary

BSc Hons Applied Biomedical Science (Pathology) with placement year - 4 years full time. In order to attain their DPP (Pathology) and meet the needs for professional registration as a Biomedical Scientist, students undertake a clinical placement in a health service laboratory.

Course details


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
B990
Institution code:
U20
Campus name:
Coleraine
Campus code:
C

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

English language requirements for international applicants The minimum requirement for this course is Academic IELTS 6.0 with no band score less than 5.5. Trinity ISE: Pass at level III also meets this requirement for Tier 4 visa purposes. Ulster recognises a number of other English language tests and comparable IELTS equivalent scores.GCSE You must satisfy the General Entrance Requirements for admission to a first degree course and hold a GCSE pass in English Language at grade C or grade 4 or above (or equivalent). You must also hold a GCSE pass in Mathematics and Chemistry or Double Award Science at grade C or grade 4 or above (or equivalent). Please note that for purposes of entry to this course the Level 2 Essential / Key Skill in Application of Number is NOT regarded as an acceptable alternative to GCSE Maths.

Additional entry requirements

Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)


Unistats information

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94%
Student satisfaction
80%
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
100%
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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Northern Ireland £4530 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
EU £9250 Year 1

Additional fee information

Further information about full time undergraduate fees can be found at https://www.ulster.ac.uk/apply/fees-and-finance/undergraduate. Citizens of member countries of European Union shall pay a fee of £9,250 with the exemption of those from the Republic of Ireland. Students from ROI admitted to Ulster University will be treated as ‘Home’ based students for fee purposes. This means that students from the ROI will pay the same fee as students from Northern Ireland (£4,530 for 2021 entry) and may avail from the same benefits as a student from Northern Ireland .
Applied Biomedical Science (Pathology) with placement year at Ulster University - UCAS