What Will You Study

The MSc in Biomedicine provides you with the opportunity to acquire a greater understanding of practical and theoretical biomedical science at a leading university in this field.

The course provides the knowledge and skills required for subsequent progression to PhD study, a career in biomedical/pharmaceutical research (industry or university based) or hospital-based employment. Our scheme provides focus on, and training within, several ‘hot’ topics in biomedicine, while still retaining elements of flexibility and choice.

Compulsory modules:

  • Research Techniques
  • Supervised Research Project (six months)

Optional modules:

  • Emerging Therapeutics in Immunology
  • Diseases of the Brain
  • Drug Discovery and Development
  • Immunology
  • Microbes and Disease
  • Molecular Basis of Cancer
  • Biomedicine in Context

In addition you can choose from a variety of other biomedical modules offered within Biology, Health, Physics and Maths.