M.Sc. On Campus

Biomedical Science

Nottingham Trent University

12 months
15850 GBP/year
8800 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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This accredited Biomedical Science postgraduate degree from Nottingham Trent University will provide you with a biological understanding of human disease processes, the treatment principles of such diseases, and the underlying biological disciplines that enable their study and explanation.


You will benefit from our extensive links with BioCity Nottingham, the city's groundbreaking healthcare and biosciences centre. One of the largest innovation and incubation centres of its kind in Europe.

Not only will you be able to demonstrate your understanding of the biological basis of disease, its investigation and treatment, you will also demonstrate expertise in highly specialised and advanced research.

Careers and employability

Successful completion of this Biomedical Science  course positions students for high-level employment in the biosciences sector, or further research at PhD level and beyond.

Nottingham Trent University is one of the most employment-focused universities. Increasingly, employers want to recruit graduates who have real-world work experience. That’s why all of our courses, across every subject area, offer you a work experience opportunity.

Our experts help build and support your future with a range of career programmes and events. The school of Science and Technology will work closely with you to help find a placement and strengthen your CV and interview techniques. You'll be supported and assessed throughout your placement year and will write a reflective report and diary at the end of your placement. 

When you successfully complete your placement and submit your placement report, you will be eligible to receive an additional award of a Postgraduate Diploma in Professional Practice.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Cell Culture and Antibody Technology
  • Research Methods and Bioethics 
  • Research Project 

Optional modules:

  • Pharmacology 
  • Biology of Disease 
  • Microbial Diagnostics
  • Molecular Biology
  • Medical Microbiology 
  • Cellular Pathology

Key information


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

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • We recommend applying as soon as you are able as we may close the course if it is full.


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • a UK honours degree (minimum 2.2) or equivalent in a relevant discipline such as biology, biomedical science, pharmacology or microbiology.
  • Applicants with relevant employment experience or other relevant qualifications will also be considered.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15850 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15850 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    8800 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8800 GBP per year during 12 months.


  • National: £4,400
  • International: £7,925

Full-time with placement year

  • National: £8,800 + £1,385
  • International:  £15,850 + £1,385

Living costs for Nottingham

583 - 978 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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