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  • Qualification

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

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    18-SEP-23

  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

Our Biomedical Science degree enables you to explore the sciences related to medicine and in particular, the specialist disciplines of diagnostic Biomedical Science as practised in Health Service Laboratories. Our degree is accredited by the Institute of Biomedical Science and is aimed at students wishing to pursue a career in diagnostic laboratory science as biomedical scientists within the NHS, research or management careers in the pharmaceutical industries or academic research.

Career Prospects

Introduction
The BSc in Biomedical Science at Queens is aimed at students wishing to pursue a career in:

Diagnostic laboratory science as Biomedical Scientists within the National Health Service
Clinical trials relating to drug registration and patents
Government or Charity-funded research laboratories
Management careers in the Pharmaceutical or Biotechnology Industries
Academic Research and Development
Postgraduate entry to Medicine, Dentistry and allied health Professions after gaining a strong scientific training at undergraduate level

In addition to graduates in Biomedical Science being interested in pursuing a career in the field, the degree also affords opportunities for careers in the broad field of medicine and medically-related subjects such as medical sales and science writing. In addition, the degree provides access to graduate jobs open to other disciplines.

Application deadline

25 January

Tuition fees

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£ 22,000per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

Entry requirements

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A level : ABB - AAB

Two Science subjects required at A-level to include Biology or Chemistry (preferably both).Acceptable second Science subjects:Computer Science, ICT, Environmental Science, Environmental Technology, Geography, Geology, Home Economics, Mathematics, Nutrition & Food Science, Physics, Physical Education, Psychology, Technology & Design. Other subjects considered on an individual basis.A-level General Studies and Critical Thinking are normally excluded from offers. However, the grade achieved may be taken into account when r

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University information

Queen's University Belfast

  • University League Table

    24th

  • Campus address

    Queen's University Belfast, University Road, Belfast, Northern Ireland, BT7 1NN, Northern Ireland

Queen’s is one of the UK’s Russell Group of top-ranking research-intensive institutions.
Its historic campus with cutting edge facilities is set in the heart of the affordable city of Belfast.
Queens is committed to preparing students for the future, providing international students with dedicated careers support to help them fulfil their potential.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    13th out of 77 17

  • Entry standards

    / Max 225
    154 71%

    16th

    2
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    82.0 82%

    18th

    10
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.92 78%

    29th

    12

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