St George's, University of London

St George's, University of London

Biomedical Science

This course will prepare students for a research degree or career in the biomedical science field (e.g. a PhD, the pharmaceutical industry, biotechnical supply companies); it can also serve as a stand-alone Master�s course with a strong emphasis on biomedical research.

Entry requirements

Applicants require an undergraduate degree (2nd class Honours minimum) in biomedical science or a science-related subject. Relevant work experience from within the last 3 years is recommended. 2 satisfactory references are required dated within the last year, with one of these being a recent academic reference. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 or equivalent (with a minimum 6.0 in each component).

Course modules

Core modules include: Research methods; critical appraisal; statistics; research project planning and management. Optional modules include: To support projects in infection, immunity and cancer; to support projects in cardiovascular sciences, reproduction, neuroscience and human genetics.

Assessment methods

Assessment methods include examinations, written assignments, oral presentations, reports, research project, posters.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MRes Full-time - 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
St George's, University of London Wandsworth SW17 0RE South East

Key information

Student Recruitment Team
Telephone number: 
020 8725 2333