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Course summary

Why this course?

  • Develop advanced research skills required in preparation for your career within biomedical research, a clinical environment, or in the health industry.
  • Top ten in the UK for postgraduate student satisfaction (PTES 2022, 2023)
  • Collaborate with leading, internationally renowned experts in the field who will teach topical and current issues in biomedicine.
  • Jointly recognised as the best modern university in the country, and the best modern university in London for research excellence. (REF 2021). 77% of our research is ranked ‘world leading’ or ‘internationally excellent’ (REF 2021)
  • Conduct your own research project in our state-of-the-art molecular biology laboratories.
About this course: This innovative masters degree offers a fascinating opportunity to study modern and topical research areas in Cell Biomedicine. Topics include:
  • Health Research Methods
  • Communication
  • Cells, Disease and Therapy
Skills: This postgraduate degree will provide you with advanced research training in medical aspects of cell biology and pathology through the completion of your own lab-based research project. With a focus on research methods, you will take your skills to the next level in producing your own research design and developing your understanding of ethics in research projects and best practice in handling statistical datasets. The programme includes a variety of subject-specific lectures, seminars, tutorials and practical work that will keep you up to date with the current advances in the field. You will learn the theoretical and technological aspects of cellular biomedicine and their practical applications within industry. Career opportunities: This postgraduate programme provides both a solid academic basis and practical hands-on experience in cellular biomedical sciences. It will prepare you for careers in:
  • Academia
  • Clinical research
  • The health industry
  • Government organisations.


How to apply

International applicants

This course has a subject classification which requires students whose nationality is outside the European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland to have an ATAS certificate, irrespective of country of residence at the point of application.

Further information can be found on the UK Government's website: www.gov.uk/academic-technology-approval-scheme

Entry requirements

Applicants should have a 2:2 in a relevant subject and significant work experience (2 years plus) in biomedical research or a 2:1 or higher in a relevant subject (e.g. Life sciences and health sciences, including: Biomedical Science, Physiology, Pharmacology).


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £12338 Whole course
Northern Ireland £12338 Whole course
Scotland £12338 Whole course
Wales £12338 Whole course
International £21788 Whole course

Additional fee information

Fees quoted for 2024
Cell Biomedicine at University of Roehampton - UCAS