Middlesex University

Middlesex University

Biomedical Science (Haematology and Transfusion Science)

Students on this course will develop practical, methodological and analytical skills for biomedical research, and explore current international research in haematology and transfusion science. The course contains a laboratory-based practical component where students can apply theoretical knowledge to practical experimentation.

Entry requirements

A good Honours degree, or equivalent qualification, in an appropriate subject. We also consider candidates with other relevant qualifications and individuals with a minimum of three years work experience. Those without formal qualifications need to demonstrate relevant work experience and the ability to study at postgraduate level. Applicants must have competence in English language and we normally require grade C GCSE or an equivalent qualification. The most common English Language requirements for international students are IELTS 6.5 (with minimum 6.0 in all 4 components) or TOEFL internet based 87 (with at least 21 in listening & writing, 22 in speaking and 23 in reading).

Course modules

Modules include: Advanced bioanalytical techniques; biomedical ethics and law blood analysis and pathology; experimental design and statistics; haemato-oncology; laboratory leadership and management; research project.

Assessment methods

As well as practical and theoretical exams and your research project and dissertation, you�ll be assessed through presentations and written assignments, including essays, laboratory reports and logbooks, critical reviews, data analysis and problem-solving exercises, quizzes, and papers made up of a literature review, hypothesis and research question.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 7,500 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 10,600 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Hendon Campus Barnet NW4 4BT South East

Key information

Telephone number: 
020 8411 5555