36 months
14732 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The Biomedical Science programme from the University of Roehampton offers a biomedical science degree aligned to contemporary industry practices – modules reflect current issues in biomedicine and biotechnology. Gain experience in the latest laboratory practices, instrumentation and analytical techniques. 

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During the Biomedical Science programme from the University of Roehampton you will develop your knowledge in the essential functions of life, by studying cell biology and molecular biology; and gain an understanding of areas such as pharmacology, the branch of medicine concerned with the use and effect of drugs; and immunology, which studies all aspects of the immune system. There’s also an opportunity to explore the relationship between nutrition and health.

To support your studies, you will have access to modern, well-equipped laboratories, with facilities for DNA analysis, high performance liquid chromatography, electrophysiology, microbiology, light and electron microscopy. You will have use of computer suites equipped with subject-specific software, and be supported with your work by a team of specialist laboratory and IT technicians. 

Career options

You will be in a strong position to secure work in different areas of the biomedical sciences, such as microbiology, haematology, immunology, cellular sciences, drug discovery, genetics or neuroscience. You could also work in various roles in the NHS, or choose further study at postgraduate level. 


This course is accredited by the Institute of Biomedical Science, and offers a strong scientific foundation in the biological aspects of health and disease, ready for building a career in the health sciences.  

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Chemistry of Life
  • Biometrics: Physiology, Statistics and Maths
  • Cell Biology
  • Professional Practice for Biomedical Science
  • Biomolecular Science: Practical Methods
  • Molecular Biology: Theory and Practice 
  • Physiology and Metabolism
  • Pharmacology and Toxicology
  • The Brain in Health and Disease

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


360 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Year 1 entry: 112 UCAS points (or equivalent)
  • We welcome applications from students studying T-Levels.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14732 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14732 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • Placement year £925

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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