About the School of Biomedical Sciences

About the School of Biomedical Sciences at Ulster University.

The School of Biomedical Sciences is a research-led School, committed to research-informed teaching and providing our students with an excellent educational experience.

Our courses offer undergraduate and postgraduate students the opportunity to learn and gain unique insights into cutting-edge research and how this contributes to knowledge and understanding of health and disease.

Key Facts


Student Satisfaction : Human Nutrition, Biomedical Science & Stratified Medicine (100% NSS 2017)


Links with a wide range of international universities and industrial partners

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The cost and quality of student life in Coleraine and Derry/Londonderry is amongst the best in the UK (source Lloyd's bank 2017)


Ranked 4th in the UK - Nutrition (GLT 2018)


Ranked 1st in the UK for Optometry (The Complete University Guide - 2020)


100% Research environment - Top Five UK univiersties for Biomedical Science Research (source : REF 2014)


Distance Learning : Diverse range of online programmes, short courses and CPD opportunities.

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