Biomedical Science at Edinburgh Napier University - UCAS

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Course summary

Our internationally recognised course will prepare you for a fulfilling career as a biomedical scientist This course is designed to enable you pursue a career as a biomedical scientist in a variety of research, development and leadership roles. You'll be supported by an internationally-recognised and highly active biomedicine science group with varied research interests and links with healthcare industries, research institutes and the NHS. Please visit our website for course details.


Subjects include: Advanced immunology; biology of disease and therapeutics; molecular pharmacology and toxicology; research skills; molecular pathogenesis of microbial infection; drug design and chemotherapy; research project. Study modules mentioned above are indicative only. Some changes may occur between now and the time that you study

Assessment method

Research project.

Professional bodies

Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.

  • Health and Care Professions Council
  • Biomedical Science, Institute of

Entry requirements

The entry requirement for this course is a Bachelor (Honours) Degree at a 2:2 or above, or equivalent. We look for applicants to have a background in bio-molecular Sciences such as biological sciences, biotechnology, biomedical sciences, chemistry, pharmacology, pharmaceutical or medicinal chemistry, biochemistry, immunology, genetics, virology, molecular biology, forensic science in order to be eligible for the programme. We may also consider lesser qualifications if you have sufficient relevant work experience.

English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)6IELTS 6.0 overall with no component below 5.5.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

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Sponsorship information

Some charitable trusts etc. can be approached for assistance; most part-time students receive assistance from their employer.

Biomedical Science at Edinburgh Napier University - UCAS