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Biomedical Science (Haematology - Medical Microbiology)

Kingston University

12 months
14900 GBP/year
9430 GBP/year
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The Biomedical Science (Haematology - Medical Microbiology) course at Kingston University, accredited by the Institute of Biomedical Science, provides an in-depth understanding of disease processes and diagnostic techniques.


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.

Programme Structure

Modules included:

  • 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

Key information


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

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

We encourage you to apply as soon as possible, applications will close when the course is full.


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • 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.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14900 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14900 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9430 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based 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

1137 - 2157 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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