Edinburgh Napier University
This course aims to help students wishing to pursue a career as a professional biomedical scientist or take a leading role in research and development. Candidates will gain a detailed critical knowledge of immunology, toxicology and molecular biology and their application to biomedical science.
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: biology, biomedical science, molecular biology, immunology, genetics, virology or pharmacy in order to be eligible for the programme. We may also consider lesser qualifications if you have sufficient relevant work experience gained in the pharmaceutical or healthcare industries, or as a medical laboratory scientific officer.
Trimester 1: Biology of disease and therapeutics, advanced immunology, molecular pharmacology and toxicology. Trimester 2: Research skills - molecular analysis, drug design and chemotherapy; molecular pathogenesis of microbial infection. Trimester 3: Research project.
Some charitable trusts etc. can be approached for assistance; most part-time students receive assistance from their employer.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 3,750 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 12,510 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 570 per Credit module (home fees)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 1,875 per Credit module (overseas fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Sighthill Campus||Edinburgh||EH11 4BN||Scotland|
0333 900 6040