Biomedical Science BSc (Hons)

St George's, University of London

Key Information

Course duration: 3 Years

Mode of study: Full time

Qualification: Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

Subject Ranking

Ranked 39th for Biological Sciences (View subject table)

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    78.0 / 100.0
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    3.81 / 5.00


UCAS Course Code: B940

15 January

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Entry Requirements

Qualification Detailed advice
GCE A-level: ABB Biology and Chemistry plus one other subject.General Studies and Key Skills not accepted. Adjusted criteria: If you attend a non-selective state school or college in England, you may be eligible to receive an adjusted A-Level offer two grades lower than the standard.You must meet all other academic and non-academic entry requirementsResits We will consider applications from applicants that are re-sitting their A levels (including AS levels and modular resits) over 3 years. However, you will be required to achieve higher grades. Re-sit applications will be assessed on an individual basis, as offers may be dependent on achieved Biology and Chemistry grades. Any re-sit grades will supersede any previous grades you have achieved.Applicants must be aware that any offer made on the basis of their re-sits will make their previous A levels null and void and there can be no mixing and matching of grades from different academic cycles.
SQA Advanced Higher: ABB Must include Chemistry and Biology.

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Home students: £9,250 per year
EU students: £9,250 per year
Overseas students: £17,000 per year

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The Course


This course prepares you to pursue a career in medicine or research, or specialise in areas such as forensic medicine, pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, clinical trials coordination or biomedical product marketing.There is also opportunity to transfer into Medicine (MBBS) once the course has finished. Students may also extend their course by an additional year and in so doing, receive an MSci Biomedical Science. The curriculum offers flexibility and focus in year 3, to better prepare students interested in pursuing careers in both healthcare and medicine.These routes are:•BSc (Hons) Biomedical Science with Anatomy (IBMS accredited degree)•BSc (Hons) Biomedical Science with Cell & Molecular Biology (IBMS accredited degree)•BSc (Hons) Biomedical Science with Genomics (IBMS accredited degree)•BSc (Hons) Biomedical Science with Global Health (IBMS accredited degree)•BSc (Hons) Biomedical Science with Immunity & Infection (IBMS accredited degree)•BSc (Hons) Biomedical Science with Physiology & Pharmacology (IBMS accredited degree)•BSc (Hons) Biomedical Science with Psychiatry (IBMS accredited degree)•BSc (Hons) Biomedical Science with Behavioural Medicine (IBMS accredited degree)•BSc (Hons) Biomedical Science with Neuroscience (IBMS accredited degree)•BSc (Hons) Clinical BioscienceOr, students may opt for the general BSc (Hons) Biomedical Science (IBMS accredited degree)Whichever option students select, there are a range of professional placement opportunities. These include within industry, the National Health Service or international placements.

Start Dates

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St George's, University of London

University League Table Ranking: 52nd

St George's, University of London is the UK's only university dedicated to medicine, science and healthcare teaching and research.

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Postal Address

Biomedical Sciences
St George's, University of London
University Of London
Cranmer Terrace
SW17 0RE

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