Biomedical Science, B.Sc. | Bangor University | Bangor, United Kingdom
36 months
16500 GBP/year
9000 GBP/year
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Biomedical Science underpins the scientific investigation of human health and disease. This Biomedical Science course from Bangor University, will give you an understanding of the biology of disease, including modern concepts and applications of biomedical science in the research, diagnosis and treatment of clinical disorders. 

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There is a growing need for graduates experienced in the advanced diagnostic and molecular techniques that are revolutionising disease diagnosis and treatment in the NHS, Armed Forces, Industry, Academia and Research.

This Biomedical Science  course from Bangor University , has been specifically designed in collaboration with local NHS clinical laboratories and has been accredited by the Institute of Biomedical Science. Scientific and clinical staff from hospitals in North Wales will be involved in many aspects of teaching and many members of staff are prior practitioners.


This programme will give you the theoretical, practical and transferable skills which will be valuable across a range of employers. Examples of paths which our alumni have followed include: pharmaceutical industry, medical research, food science, public health, armed forces, forensic science and the degree is also accepted by many universities for postgraduate courses in Medicine, Dentistry and Veterinary Science.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Molecules and Cells
  • Key Skills in Medical Science 
  • Good Laboratory Practice 
  • Biomedical Practicals 
  • Human Physiology & Anatomy
  • Microbiology
  • Chemistry

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

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360 alternative credits


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Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

Offers are tariff based, 96 - 128 tariff points from a Level 3 qualification* e.g.:

  • A Levels: To include Biology and at least one other science from Chemistry (preferred), Medical Science, Physics or Maths). Key Skills and General Studies not accepted
  • BTEC National/Extended Diploma: MMM - DDM (Biology and Chemistry modules required)
  • Cambridge Technical Extended Diploma: MMM - DDM (Biology and Chemistry modules required)
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma: Including grade H5 in Biology and Chemistry (preferred) at Higher Level.
  • Access: Pass required in Science or Bioscience diplomas as they provide the necessary pre-requisite knowledge
  • Welsh Baccalaureate
  • T-Levels: Considered on a case by case basis
  • Extended Project Qualification (Points can include a relevant Extended Project (EPQ) but must include a minimum 2 full A-levels, or equivalent)
  • WJEC Medical Science Applied Diploma and Applied Certificate

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16500 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9000 GBP per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Bangor

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.


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