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Medical Sciences

With courses delivered by academics engaged in research, education and professional practice, and significant investment in medical sciences, staff and new lab facilities, our degrees in this area prepare you for a wide range of career paths.

Medical Sciences

Why study Medical Sciences at BU?

  • Develop the skills to work in a wide variety of environments: Develop the social, practical and communication skills to work in wet-laboratories, multidisciplinary teams, biomedical engineering, biopsychosocial research, or bioinformatics
  • Gain knowledge in a wide variety of subjects: Gain a solid underpinning in subjects such as anatomy, physiology, genetics, biochemistry and cell biology
  • Tailor your own learning experience: Study a degree designed with subjects and pathways that allow you to tailor your personalised experience here at BU
  • Research-led teaching: Benefit from research-led teaching, with potential opportunities to get involved in exciting research projects during your time at BU
  • Great opportunities to pursue postgraduate study: A degree in medical science or biomedical sciences can also provide opportunities to pursue postgraduate study on our Physician Associate course.

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BSc (Hons) Biomedical Sciences

BSc (Hons) Biomedical Sciences

Biomedical Sciences is a broad based degree, equipping you with the necessary skills to essentially determine the treatment and prevention of diseases.
BSc (Hons) Medical Science

BSc (Hons) Medical Science

Our Medical Science degree focuses on the cutting edge science that underpins modern medicine, fostering new discoveries and technologies which improve healthcare.