What will I learn?

Have an impact on the development of new or improved medicines and the treatment of disease.Why Biochemistry & Immunology at Strathclyde? 13th in the UK for Biological Sciences (Complete University Guide 2019).Our courses are underpinned by our strong research base, links with industry, the NHS and international partners.Accreditation by the Royal Society of Biology.Opportunity to study and take part in lab-based research abroad.Choose at the end of Year 2 to progress to single, joint Honours or an Integrated Masters degree in any of the biomolecular sciences.Our MSci programmes are appropriate if you are interested in an academic or research-related career.Your CareerGraduates have found jobs in the development of drugs, food processing, protecting the environment, fighting disease or slowing the ageing process. Recent graduates are working in a variety of positions including research in academia, NHS/private sector laboratory technician, clinical support worker, and in areas such as medical writing, clinical drug trials, medical sales, and production control. The transferable skills you gain will prepare you for a career not only in science but also in areas such as finance, management, marketing, sales, business and media. IBMS accreditation of the BSc Honours in Biomedical Science ensures that this degree meets the academic requirements for registration as a biomedical scientist with the Health and Care Professions Council which is essential if you wish to pursue a career in an NHS laboratory.

Which department am I in?

Strathclyde Institute of Pharmacy & Biomedical Sciences

Study options

Full Time (4 Years)

Tuition fees
£19,750.00 (US$ 25,683) per year
This is a fixed fee

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Start date

14 September 2020


University of Strathclyde

McCance Building,

16 Richmond Street,


Glasgow, City Of,

G1 1XQ, Scotland

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Students require completion of the High School Diploma, plus one of the following: successful completion of one year of University in the USA; or SAT score of 1800 (600 minimum in SAT I tests: Critical Reading, Mathematics and Writing) + 2 APs at Grade 4; or SAT score of 1800 (600 minimum in Critical Reading, Mathematics and Writing) + 2 SAT Subject tests with 600 minimum; or ACT Composite score of 27 minimum + 2 SAT Subject tests with 600 minimum; or ACT Composite score of 27 minimum + 2 APs at Grade 4; or 3 APs at Grade 4 minimum; or 3 SAT Subject tests with 600 minimum. A combination of AP and SAT subject tests are acceptable provided they are in different subjects.

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About this uni

With more than 23,000 students from over 100 countries, Strathclyde University is a vibrant and welcoming place for students from all backgrounds.

  • The university Careers Service was voted UK Top 4 by students
  • To ensure a safe environment, there are over 90 security staff
  • 94% of graduates are in work or further study
  • More than 200 clubs and societies, and 50 fitness clubs