12 months
14000 GBP/year
8500 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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This Biomedical Sciences (Haematology) degree offered at the University of Westminster focuses on the physiology and pathology of blood and its use as a diagnostic and therapeutic tool. 

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The course covers a variety of areas of molecular and cellular bioscience, with an emphasis on new technologies and developments in haematology and related disciplines such as transfusion science. You'll expand your knowledge of the basic science and analytical techniques relating to haematology and gain an up-to-date understanding of the application of haematology in bioscience and pharmaceutical research, as well as in diagnostic and therapeutic medicine.

Career Path  

Graduates from our Biomedical Sciences (Haematology) degree offered at the University of Westminster , including the Haematology pathway, have gone on to a variety of research and employment destinations. These have included beginning their research career by entering into a PhD programme or entering research and development roles in research institutes or industry. Those already working in research or healthcare laboratories have gained additional or translational skills to enhance their current roles. Our graduates have also entered the commercial field in technical support roles and sales in the research and healthcare markets.


The course is accredited by the Institute of Biomedical Science (IBMS).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Immunohaematology and Haemostasis

  • Molecular Science and Diagnostics

  • Postgraduate Research Methods

  • Postgraduate Project

  • Advanced Cancer Biology 

  • Automation in Biomedical Sciences

  • Cell Signalling and Genetics

  • Communicating Science


Course leader:

Dr Ian Locke

Key information


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

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A minimum of a lower second class honours degree (2:2) in biomedical sciences or a closely related discipline. Professional qualification of equivalent status and associated work experience or an equivalent qualification deemed suitable by the course team.
  • If your first language is not English you should have an IELTS 6.5 with at least 6.0 in writing.
  • Applicants are required to submit one academic reference. If part-time and intending to do your project in the workplace, an additional letter of support from your employer is required.

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

    8500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8500 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • Part time: UK tuition fee: £1540 per 20-credits
  •  International tuition fee: £2,475 per 20-credits

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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