Biomedical Sciences (Clinical Biochemistry) MSc
University of Westminster
Key Course Facts
This course aims to provide you with the skills and knowledge of theory and practice that will enable you to work as a professional capable of making important contributions in the field of clinical biochemistry. The course aims to further enhance your knowledge of clinical biochemistry, to engage you with contemporary issues and debates within the discipline, and to develop your critical and analytical skills.
The taught programme contains specific modules in Clinical Biochemistry, such as endocrinology and metabolism and diagnostic clinical biochemistry, which you can apply to diagnostic biomedicine, as well as offering you a choice of modules related to molecular diagnostics or haematology.
Entry Requirements / Admissions
Requirements for international students / English requirements
IELTS academic test score (similar tests may be accepted as well)
- Foundation / Pathway Courses
- Graduate Degrees
- Undergraduate Degrees
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Applicants should have 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 can also be accepted. If your first language is not English you should have an IELTS 6.5 with at least 6.0 in writing. Part-time applicants intending to do their project in the workplace are required to submit an additional letter of support from their employer.
Average student cost of living in London
|Water, gas electricity, internet (at home)||£50|
|Takeaways / food deliveries||£30|
|Going out / entertainment (excl.alcohol, food)||£24|
|Holidays and weekend trips||£78|
|Transport within city||£17|
|Self-care / sports||£20|
|Stationary / books||£13|
|Mobile phone / internet||£13|
|Cable TV / streaming||£7|
|Average student cost of living||£1092|
London costs approx 34% more than average, mainly due to rent being 67% higher than average of other cities. For students staying in student halls, costs of water, gas, electricity, wifi are generally included in the rental. Students in smaller cities where accommodation is in walking/biking distance transport costs tend to be significantly smaller.
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About University of Westminster
The University of Westminster is a publicly funded research university located in London, England. Beginning its existence as a polytechnic institute in 1838, it only became an officially recognized university much later, in 1992. Westminster’s primary campus can be found on Regent Street of central London, with its secondary campuses being in the districts of Fitzrovia, Marylebone and Harrow.
Where is this programme taught
|Program||University||Student satisfaction||Unemployed||Dropout||Tuition (UK)||Tuition (International)||UCAS Tariff||City|
|Biomedical Science BSc (Hons)||Oxford Brookes University||70%||0%||5%||£9250||£15500||122||Oxford||On campus Full-time|
|Biomedical Engineering (with professional placement) BEng (Hons)||City University London||53%||10%||10%||£9250||£19770||108||London||On campus Full-time|
|Biomedical Science BSc (Hons)||The University of Sheffield||82%||2%||8%||£9250 £9250||£24450 £25670||147||Sheffield||On campus Full-time|
|Biomedical Engineering MEng (Hons)||Imperial College of Science||82%||2%||3%||£9250||£35100||195||London||On campus Full-time|
|Biomedical Engineering BEng (Hons) BEng (Hons)||University of Bradford||73%||15%||5%||£9250 £9250||£20118 £21124||125||Bradford||On campus Full-time|
|Biomedical Engineering BEng (Hons)||Middlesex University||74%||5%||0%||£9250||£14000||111||London||On campus Full-time|
|Biomedical Science BSc (Hons)||University of Sussex||90%||10%||1%||£9250||£22500||156||Brighton||On campus Full-time|
|Biomedical Sciences BSc (Hons)||The University of Edinburgh||70%||0%||5%||£9250||£30400||174||Edinburgh||On campus Full-time|
|Biomedical Science (Clinical Biochemistry) MSc||Swansea University||88%||5%||2%||£9000||£18000||130||Swansea||On campus Full-time|
|Biomedical Sciences (Health Exercise and Nutrition) (3 Years or 4 Years including Foundation) BSc (Hons)||Cardiff Metropolitan University||71%||0%||15%||£9000||£13000||140||Cardiff||On campus Full-time|