University of Hull

University of Hull

Biomedical Science

From the programme of study students gain an in-depth understanding of the generic, biological, physiological, and cellular processes with reference to the interconnectedness between health and disease. Students also gain an understanding of the ethical and moral consequences of research in this subject area, and make use of the principles of scientific inquiry in the context of evidence-based practice. Y

Entry requirements

2.2 or equivalent. Basic grounding in two or more clinical disciplines. Applicants with non-standard qualifications may apply, as appropriate experience will be taken into account; competance in English is required for International students. For example: IELTS with 6.0 overall with 5.5 in each skill; previous study in English is accepted; candidates that do not meet the language requirements may take an English course at the University of Hull prior to entering the programme.

Course modules

The modules taken by all students during taught semesters are: Current topics in biomedical science; research skills in biomedical sciences; diseases in biomedicine; infection and immunity; ethics in biomedicine/clinical statistics; cellular and molecular biology of cancer.

Assessment methods

Students undertake a substantive research project on their chosen aspect of biomedical science.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 5,200 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 15,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 5,200 per Academic year (EU fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Hull Campus Hull HU6 7RX Yorkshire and the Humber

Key information

Postgraduate Admissions Team
Telephone number: 
01482 466850