The Biomedical Science (Haematology - Medical Microbiology) course at Kingston University links academic knowledge to the practical applications of biomedical science, particularly in relation to modern diagnostic methods. You can choose to study one of two pathways – haematology or medical microbiology. Taught by researchers and expert practitioners, the course content is kept up to date through extensive links with leading healthcare and research laboratories such as GlaxoSmithKline, the Institute of Cancer Research and local hospitals. In addition, key features of the course include the following.
- Skills to enhance employability are embedded within the curriculum to maximise job opportunities in a wide variety of biomedical science careers, including hospital and commercial laboratories, research, teaching and sales.
- Teaching on the course is research-led and research-informed to ensure that all students are aware of the latest developments in biomedical science.
- Research projects can be carried out within one of our research groups or as part of an industrial placement.
After you graduate
Examples of recent graduate destinations include:
- biomedical scientist at Kingston Hospital, Kingston;
- biomedical scientist at St George's Hospital, London;
- trainee biomedical scientist at Barnet and Chase Farm Hospital, London; and
- trainee biomedical scientist at St George's Hospital, London.
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- Research Techniques and Scientific Communication
- Immunology and the Biology of Disease
- Anaemia, Haemostasis and Blood Transfusion
- Haematological Malignancy
- Taxonomy of Microorganisms and Diagnosis of Infectious Disease
- Microbial Pathogenesis and Control of Infectious Disease
- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
We encourage you to apply as soon as possible, applications will close when the course is full.
DisciplinesBiomedicine Microbiology View 272 other Masters in Biomedicine in United Kingdom
- Good honours degree or equivalent in; biomedical science; medical microbiology; medical genetics; molecular biology; haematology; or immunology. Other biology and medical science degrees will be considered on an individual basis. All applicants must demonstrate sufficient understanding of mammalian biology and immunology. Prior study of microbiology and haematology is preferred.
- Applicants with professional experience may be eligible. Please contact the admissions team for details.
International14900 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 14900 GBP per year during 12 months.
EU/EEA9430 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9430 GBP per year during 12 months.
Home and European Union
- MSc part time £5,187
Overseas (not EU):
- MSc part time £8,195
Living costs for London
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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