Biomedical Science (Hons), B.Sc. | University of Surrey | Guildford, United Kingdom
B.Sc. On Campus

Biomedical Science (Hons)

36 months
23100 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The University of Surrey has a longstanding reputation for inspiring teaching and pioneering research in the field of biomedical sciences. As a BSc Biomedical Science (Hons) student at the University of Surrey, you’ll be able to pursue the areas of scientific study that interest you most.


The fully accredited BSc Biomedical Science (Hons) programme at University of Surrey has been developed to allow you the option to obtain to pursue a career as a registered biomedical scientist in the healthcare sector, as it satisfies the requirements of the Institute of Biomedical Science. This is in addition to the many other career options open to students graduating from this course. 

In your first year, you’ll develop a broad range of skills that give you an excellent foundation on which you can build across the rest of your course. The modular structure of the BSc Biomedical Science allows you to pursue the subjects essential to your qualification while also giving you the flexibility to study other topics that interest you.

Career opportunities

The BSc and MSci Biomedical Science courses are in-depth science degrees, which can lead to further study and research for a higher degree. We developed the course to allow you to obtain a professional qualification that will enable you to successfully pursue a career as a biomedical scientist in the NHS, a path that now offers excellent career prospects.

Graduates have typically gone on to become, for example, postgraduate researchers or biomedical scientists within the NHS. Many have entered the related pharmaceutical industry, and some have gained entry to medical and dental programmes. Biomedical science graduates have gone on to roles such as:

  • Biomedical Scientist, Ashford and St Peter's NHS Trust
  • Senior Assistant Technician Officer, Viapath
  • Medical Laboratory Assistant, Medway Maritime Hospital
  • Product Stability & Data Scientist, Allergy Therapeutics Ltd
  • Biomedical Scientist, Charing Cross Hospital
  • Laboratory Scientist, Francis Crick Cancer Research UK
  • Clinical Project Administrator, Sanofi

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Cell Biology
  • Microbiology: An Introduction to the Microbial World
  • Current Topics in Biosciences
  • Introduction to Principles of Physiology and Practical
  • Skills
  • Practical and Biomedical Bacteriology
  • Biochemistry - A Conceptual Overview

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

Overall: AAB. 

  • Required subjects: Biology or Chemistry and a second science or Mathematics.
Please note: A-level General Studies and A-level Critical Thinking are not accepted.
  • GCSE or equivalent: English Language at Grade C(4) and Mathematics at Grade C(4) (or equivalent). Applicants must have achieved these grades at the time of making their application.

  • Foundation year: A-level CCD (or equivalent) to include one Science A-level.
  • GCSE or equivalent: English Language and Mathematics at grade C(4) (or equivalent).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23100 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23100 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

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

Living costs for Guildford

660 - 1140 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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