St George's, University of London

Biomedical Science St George's, University of London Degree level: Undergraduate Awarded by: St George’s, University of London


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Course summary

TEF Bronze

St George's, University of London has opted into the TEF and received a Bronze award.

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This course prepares you to pursue a career in medicine or research, or specialise in areas such as forensic medicine, pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, clinical trials coordination or biomedical product marketing.

There is also opportunity to transfer into Medicine (MBBS) once the course has finished. Students may also extend their course by an additional year and in so doing, receive an MSci Biomedical Science.

The curriculum offers flexibility and focus in year 3, to better prepare students interested in pursuing careers in both healthcare and medicine.

These routes are:

•BSc (Hons) Biomedical Science with Anatomy
•BSc (Hons) Biomedical Science with Cell & Molecular Biology
•BSc (Hons) Biomedical Science with Genomics
•BSc (Hons) Biomedical Science with Global Health
•BSc (Hons) Biomedical Science with Immunity & Infection
•BSc (Hons) Biomedical Science with Physiology & Pharmacology
•BSc (Hons) Biomedical Science with Psychiatry
•BSc (Hons) Biomedical Science with Behavioural Medicine
•BSc (Hons) Biomedical Science with Neuroscience
•BSc (Hons) Clinical Bioscience

Or, students may opt for the general BSc (Hons) Biomedical Science

Whichever option students select, there are a range of professional placement opportunities. These include within industry, the National Health Service or international placements.

Course details

Professional bodies

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

  • Biomedical Science, Institute of

How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course code B940
Institution code S49
Campus name Main Site
Campus code -

This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
A level ABB Biology and Chemistry plus one other subject.
General Studies and Key Skills not accepted.

Adjusted criteria: If you attend a non-selective state school or college in England, you may be eligible to receive an adjusted A-Level offer two grades lower than the standard.
You must meet all other academic and non-academic entry requirements

We will consider applications from applicants that are re-sitting their A levels (including AS levels and modular resits) over 3 years. However, you will be required to achieve higher grades. Re-sit applications will be assessed on an individual basis, as offers may be dependent on achieved Biology and Chemistry grades. Any re-sit grades will supersede any previous grades you have achieved.

Applicants must be aware that any offer made on the basis of their re-sits will make their previous A levels null and void and there can be no mixing and matching of grades from different academic cycles.
Cambridge International Pre-U Certificate - Principal D3, M2, M2 Combinations of individual Pre-U subjects and A Levels are acceptable.
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme 34 points 16 points at Higher Level, with a minimum score of 6 in either Biology or Chemistry and 5 in the other.

At Standard Level, a minimum score of 5 must be attained in Mathematics (or Maths Studies) and English, if at least a B grade has not previously been attained in GCSE/IGCSE/O level Maths and English.
Scottish Advanced Higher ABB Must include Chemistry and Biology.

St George's, University of London also accepts a large range of non-UK qualifications. Please see Entry Requirements web page for more information.

Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course

English language requirements

Test Grade Additional details
IELTS (Academic) 6.5 Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking must be at least 6.0.

GCSE / iGCSE: English first language B. St George's, University of London will consider a range of other tests. Please contact the university for more information.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

International £18,000 Year 1

Additional fee information

Home/EU fee information will be updated as soon as the tuition fees for the academic year 2020/1 have been confirmed. EU applicants are eligible for Home fees for 2020/1.

Provider information

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St George's, University of London
Cranmer Terrace
SW17 0RE

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