Biomedical Sciences

Online Programmes

Our flexible options allow you to study part-time towards a Masters, Postgraduate Diploma, Postgraduate Certificate , or a Postgraduate Professional Development qualification.

An international experience 

Our students join us from across the globe providing an insight into the challenges faced in different countries, and the strategies being implemented to address these. Whether you want to specialise in local or global health, ecosystems and environments, infectious diseases, or science communication, you will learn alongside engaged and ambitious professionals who are often at the forefront of the most pressing health and conservation challenges of our time.  

Many of our graduates go on to become leaders in their fields; shaping policy, changing attitudes, and influencing programmes that will transform the way we manage global threats affecting health, people, environments, and animals.   

Anatomical Sciences (PG Certificate / Diploma / PG Professional Development)

The Anatomical Sciences programme is a unique opportunity to explore aspects of human anatomy through the flexibility of online learning.

Biodiversity, Wildlife and Ecosystem Health (MSc, Postgraduate Certificate, Postgraduate Diploma)

This programme will prepare you for a career in conservation, or help existing wildlife and conservation professionals to secure senior roles in specialist areas.   Many of our graduates realise their ambitions to change careers, or to take a more active role in promoting the value of nature in their communities and workplaces. Others use this programme as a stepping stone to further study and research careers.

Cancer Biology and Precision Oncology (MSc, Pg Diploma, Pg Certificate)

This is one of the few online programmes in the world that will provide you with an in-depth understanding of the molecular biology of cancer. Alongside this you will develop bench to bedside thinking to translate this understanding to individualised cancer therapies and improved diagnostics.

Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (Online Learning) MSc, PgDip (ICL), PgCert (ICL), PgCert, PgDip, PgProfDev

This three-year Masters programme will provide you with a detailed knowledge and understanding of infection disciplines.

Global Health and Infectious Diseases (MSc, PG Diploma, PG Certificate)

This postgraduate programme aims to address the challenges posed by infectious diseases in the 21st Century by developing your expertise in surveillance, prevention, and control of infectious diseases.

International Animal Health (MSc, Pg Diploma, Pg Certificate)

Building on a solid foundation of biological, immunological, pathological and epidemiological principles, you will develop the skills and expertise needed to identify, control and manage animal diseases.

Science Communication & Public Engagement (MSc, PgCert, PgDip)

The fields of science communication and public engagement are currently enjoying unprecedented growth. This is being driven by a greater need to demonstrate the impact of publicly funded research, the need for science to be valued, increased government scrutiny and a desire for a stronger evidence base for policy decisions.