48 months
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13000 GBP/year
1820 GBP/year
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About

By taking the Applied Biomedical Science - Biomedical Science (Hons) programme from Glasgow Caledonian University, you will gain the knowledge and skills needed to become a biomedical scientist, including cellular pathology, clinical biochemistry, haematology, and clinical microbiology. 

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Overview

Key Features

Biomedical scientists carry out laboratory tests on specimens sent for analysis by GPs and other healthcare professionals.

Biomedical Science is vital for the clinical diagnosis of disease and accurate treatment of patients and the operation of the NHS and other health-related industries. This Applied Biomedical Science - Biomedical Science (Hons) programme is offered Glasgow Caledonian University .

We offer the only Biomedical Science programme with placement in Glasgow that is approved by the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) and accredited by the Institute of Biomedical Science (IBMS).

A key strength of the programme is a work-based placement in a Scottish hospital by selection. International students are not eligible for consideration for placement.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Chemistry
  • Cells and Biomolecules
  • Physiology 
  • Microbiology
  • Mechanisms of Cellular Regulation
  • Clinical Biochemistry
  • Immunology
  • Haematology
  • Biomedical Science Clinical Skills

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months
  • Part-time
    • 96 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
7

Credits

480 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
7

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Scottish Higher: Standard entry requirement: BBBB: Two science subjects and one essay-based subject such as English, History or Modern Studies plus Maths/English/Biology or Human Biology at Int. 2/Nat 5 B
  • Minimum entry requirement: BBCC: Two science subjects and one essay-based subject such as English, History or Modern Studies plus Maths/English/Biology or Human Biology at Int. 2/Nat 5 B
  • A level: BBC (incl Chemistry)   GCSE: B/6 (Biology, Double Science, English and Maths)
  • ILC Higher: H2 H2 H3 H3 (incl Chemistry, one other Science and English/essay-based subject)   O level: B/6 (Maths and Biology)
  • IB Diploma: 28 points (incl HL Chemistry)   SL: 5 (Biology)
  • BTEC: DMM Ext Dip (incl Chemistry and Biology)   GCSE: BB/66 (Double Science)   B/6 (English and Maths)
  • SWAP: Science - BBB
  • College HNC: Relevant HNC - graded unit B (incl sufficient coverage of Chemistry)
  •  IELTS score of 7.0 with no element below 6.5 (or equivalent)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13000 GBP per year during 48 months.
  • National

    1820 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1820 GBP per year during 48 months.
  • RUK: £9250

Living costs for Glasgow

620 - 1012 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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