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Advanced Biomedical Science

Teesside University

12 months
14000 GBP/year
6695 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The Advanced Biomedical Science programme, offered by Teesside University, provides the skills and knowledge to create wide-ranging opportunities for employment in fields such as hospital science, biomedical and pharmaceutical industries or public health laboratories within the NHS. 


The opportunity to develop your research skills, explore specialist areas, and complete an independent research project, provides preparation for careers in research or teaching or to pursue studies towards a PhD. 

The course aims to produce postgraduates who have the knowledge and skills to become professional biomedical scientists and operate at an advanced level. Core modules will develop knowledge of the biological aspects of disease processes while introducing cutting edge analytical skills.

The Advanced Biomedical Science course from Teesside University, develops comprehensive knowledge and understanding of biomedical science in the 21st century. It focuses on genomics and bioinformatics together with emerging clinical biochemistry and diagnostic techniques. You also have the option to explore pathobiology of genetic disorders or neurodegenerative disease or infectious diseases in great depth. 

Career opportunities

This course is the ideal progression route for BSc (Hons) Biomedical Science graduates or other bioscience disciplines. It enhances your career prospects in the bioscience and biotechnology industries as well as preparing you for pursuing PhD positions.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Biological Aspects of Diseases
  • Analytical Techniques
  • Clinical Biochemistry and Diagnostic Techniques
  • Genomics and Bioinformatics
  • Life Science Research Project
  • Pathobiology of Infectious Diseases
  • The Pathobiology of Neurological Diseases

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants are normally expected to have at least a UK 2.2 honours degree, or equivalent, in a subject related to life or physical sciences, for example biomedical science, human biology and biological science.
  • If your first degree is not listed above, or you have non-standard qualifications and/or relevant experience, please contact our Admissions Office.
  • For additional information please see the entry requirements in our postgraduate entry requirements page
  • International applicants can find out what qualifications they need by visiting Your Country

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14000 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    6695 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6695 GBP per year during 12 months.

Part time fee for UK applicants £745 for each 20 credits

Living costs for Middlesbrough

600 - 1000 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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