London Metropolitan University

Course Introduction

This course is for biology; medicine; biomedical and life sciences graduates, and those in related scientific subjects. The course enables students to carry out studies of biomedical science, develop scientific knowledge and understanding of disease processes, enhance intellectual development throughout research projects and gain additional specialist knowledge in ageing, epidemiology and medical genetics. Candidates complete a research project and dissertation.

Course Modules

Modules include: Advanced immunology; biomedical diagnostics; integrated pathology; scientific frameworks for research; research project. Optional modules: Haematology; blood transfusion; clinical biochemistry; clinical biochemistry; medical genetics; epidemiology of emerging infectious diseases; ethical issues in biomedical science.

Course Additional Entry

A 2.2 Honours degree in biomedical sciences; candidates from other related subjects are considered, or equivalent overseas qualifications; applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.0 or TOEFL 580, CBT TOEFL 237, or equivalent.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £11,700  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £7,965  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £885  Credit module. First year home fees