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Biomedical Studies (Distance Learning)

London Metropolitan University

24 months
670 GBP/module
670 GBP/module
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This Biomedical Studies (Distance Learning) MSc at London Metropolitan University  is a flexible online course designed to help you undertake Continuing Professional Development (CPD), top-up your qualifications or progress to a postgraduate qualification in biomedical science. This course is ideal if you are already working in a biomedical science environment.


Key facts

Our Biomedical Studies (Distance Learning) MSc at London Metropolitan University is delivered online via our Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) Weblearn so you can sign up for one module at a time, allowing you to stay flexible and maintain your work commitments.

Members of the academic staff are often ex-practitioners of biomedical science, and you’ll find many of our researchers and staff members are conducting cutting-edge research. The team is also involved in an active biomedical science research group covering areas such as immunology, haematology, microbiology and biochemistry.

After the course

Successful completion of these modules has helped our graduates to be considered for promotion at work, usually within biomedical science environments for employers such as the National Health Service (NHS).

If you have two years of relevant professional experience, you’ll also be able to apply for membership of the IBMS.


All modules on this course are accredited by the IBMS.

Programme Structure

Courses included

  • +Advanced Immunology (core, 20 credits)▼
  • +Bioethics, Research and Grant Proposal (core, 20 credits)▼
  • +Research Project (Biomedical Science) (core, 60 credits)▼
  • +Haemoglobinopathies

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

You are advised to apply as early as possible as applications will only be considered if there are places available on the course.

UCAS Extra deadline is 4 July.


180 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

You will be required to have:

  • a first or second class honours first degree (or equivalent) in biomedical or life sciences subjects (that included appropriate biomedical content), although other subjects may be considered
  • Lower grades, or non-degree qualifications supplemented by substantial work experience, may be considered at the interview stage.
  • You may be able to convert from less relevant BSc routes by undertaking study in appropriate subjects. See the Accelerated study section for more details.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    670 GBP/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 670 GBP per module during 24 months.
  • National

    670 GBP/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 670 GBP per module during 24 months.


  • UK: £670 per 10 credit module, £910 per 20 credit module, with exceptions
  • Int:£670 per 10 credit module, £910 per 20 credit module, with exceptions


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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