Robert Gordon University

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen

Biomedical Science

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Course summary

This course has been designed for students who wish to gain a qualification with a broader range of biomedical science subjects, to allow them to find employment in the medical/pharmaceutical sector. As the degree has accreditation from the Institute of Biomedical Science, graduates will also be able to gain employment as a biomedical scientist. However, you will have to undertake additional hospital laboratory training before you will be eligible to register with the Health Professions Council.

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Year 3

Entry requirements for advanced entry (i.e. into Year 2 and beyond)

We will consider the following qualifications for Stage 2 entry: SQA Advanced Higher: AB to include Biology/Human Biology. Chemistry, English and Maths are required at National 5 grade C or above if not held at Higher. GCE A Level: BCC to include Biology at grade B. Chemistry, English and Maths are required at GCSE grade 4/C or above if not held at A Level. A relevant HNC or HND from one of our partner colleges will be considered for entry into Year 2 or 3 subject to meeting requirements.

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Republic of Ireland £6750* Year 1
EU £6750* Year 1
Scotland £1820* Year 1
England £6750* Year 1
Northern Ireland £6750* Year 1
Wales £6750* Year 1
Channel Islands £6750* Year 1
International £15040* Year 1

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

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Biomedical Science at Robert Gordon University - UCAS