United Kingdom

De Montfort University

101-150 th
Young University Rankings 2017
601–800 th
World University Rankings 2018
The Gateway, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE1 9BH, United Kingdom

De Montfort University

Biomedical Science

Biomedical science is the term for the investigations carried out on samples of tissue and body fluids to diagnose disease and monitor the treatment of patients. It is an exciting opportunity to put scientific knowledge into practical use and perform a key role within medical healthcare. The Biomedical Science BSc (Hons) will give you a fundamental understanding of cell and organ function, cellular biochemistry, cell biology, microbiology, and the disease processes in specialised subjects, as well as the basic analytical skills of modern biomedical science. As a continually changing, dynamic profession the course can lead to long-term career prospects in management, research, education and specialised laboratory work. Biomedical scientists are employed in organisations such as: the NHS and private-sector laboratories; the World Health Organisation; the National Blood Authority; the Medical Research Council; the veterinary sector; the Health and Safety Executive; university and forensic laboratories; pharmaceutical and product manufacturers; HM Forces; various government departments; and many more. 97% of our biomedical science graduates seeking to enter employment or further study are successful within six months of graduating (DLHE 2014/15). For more information please visit our website dmu.ac.uk/biomedicalscience

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-01
  • Location
    Leicester Campus,Leicester
  • Fees & Finances
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £12,750
  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Sandwich
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-01
  • Location
    Leicester Campus,Leicester
  • Fees & Finances
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £12,750