Biomedical Sciences

BSc Biomedical Informatics (Zhejiang)

This four year dual award UG programme in Biomedical Informatics is taught by the new ZJE Institute, a collaboration between the University of Edinburgh and Zhejiang University in China.

ZJE Institute, Zhejiang, China

The programme is delivered in English by academic staff from the Deanery of Biomedical Sciences (University of Edinburgh), the School of Basic Medical Science (Zhejiang University), and staff from the ZJE Institute.

The programme is taught in Zhejiang in China, and applications should be made via the ZJE Institute.


A limited number of scholarships will be available for international students (non-Chinese nationals) who are offered a place on the BSc Biomedical Informatics programme at the ZJE Institute in 2019/20. Scholarships will be offered on an individual basis.


The scholarships include:

  • Exemption from the international student tuition fee
  • A living allowance of up to CNY 17,000/ year plus an accommodation allowance of 8000 CNY/year which is available for students living in the Residential College.
  • International student medical insurance cover (normal cost CNY 3,200). Relevant medical insurance items can be found on the International Student Insurance Instruction Manual website (Ping An Annuity Insurance Company, Ltd.).

Scholarships are awarded for 4 years of undergraduate study: this is the normal duration of the BSc Biomedical Informatics programme.


Find out more and apply via the ZJE Institute website