Lancaster University

Lancaster University

Biomedicine

The programme provides you with the opportunity to acquire a greater understanding of practical and theoretical biomedical science at a leading university in this field. The course provides the knowledge and skills required for subsequent progression to PhD study, a career in biomedical/ pharmaceutical research (industry or university based) or hospital-based employment. Our scheme provides focus on, and training within, several 'hot' topics in biomedicine, while still retaining elements of flexibility and choice.

Entry requirements

At least an upper 2nd Class Honours degree, or its equivalent, in an appropriate subject. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require an IELTS score of 6.5 overall, with no less than 6.0 in each individual component (or equivalent).

Course modules

Core modules: Dissertation project; fundamental research skills. Optional modules: Molecular biology research skills; cell biology research skills; microbes and disease; diseases of the brain; molecular basis of cancer; biomedicine in context; drug development (from concept to clinic); essential tools for clinical research; models of disease.

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on a combination of coursework, presentations, examinations and dissertation

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 17,880 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 7,380 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 7,380 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 7,380 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 7,380 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Part-time October 2016 GBP 3,690 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time October 2016 GBP 8,940 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MSc Part-time October 2016 GBP 3,690 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time October 2016 GBP 3,690 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time October 2016 GBP 3,690 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Lancaster University Lancaster LA1 4YW North West

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Enquiries
Telephone number: 
01524 593936