Postgraduate study in School of Biomedical Sciences

Take a look at what postgraduate courses we have on offer.


Ulster University's School of Biomedical Sciences has a national and international reputation for excellence in teaching and research (UK top 5 for Biomedical Science research; REF 2014).  Students are educated in the critical application of science and trained for healthcare, scientific and technical professions.

We offer a wide spectrum of courses, with some available full-time or part-time and also by distance learning.

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Full-time Study

View course page for Biotechnology Research - MSc

Training in biotechnology research with a strong emphasis on development of advanced practical skills and research methods.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Coleraine campus

View course page for Biotechnology Research - MSc

Training in biotechnology research with a strong emphasis on development of advanced practical skills and research methods.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

View course page for Dietetics - MSc

Intensive 20 month course providing pre-registration training in dietetics for science graduates.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Coleraine campus

View course page for Dietetics - MSc

Intensive 20 month course providing pre-registration training in dietetics for science graduates.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

View course page for Food and Nutrition - PgCert/PgDip/MSc

Understanding key aspects of the science of food and nutrition in the context of regulatory affairs, policy and legislation.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

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View course page for Food and Nutrition - PgCert/PgDip/MSc

Understanding key aspects of the science of food and nutrition in the context of regulatory affairs, policy and legislation.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

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View course page for Food Regulatory Affairs - PgCert/PgDip/MSc

The programme provides postgraduate training in food regulatory affairs.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

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View course page for Food Regulatory Affairs - PgCert/PgDip/MSc

The programme provides postgraduate training in food regulatory affairs.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

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View course page for Human Nutrition - MSc

Intensive 12 month taught master's course in Human Nutrition for science graduates which is accredited by the Association for Nutrition.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Coleraine campus

View course page for Human Nutrition - MSc

Intensive 12 month taught master's course in Human Nutrition for science graduates which is accredited by the Association for Nutrition.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

View course page for Personalised Medicine - MSc

The right treatment, for the right person, at the right time.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

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View course page for Physician Associate Studies - PgDip

Intensive 2-year PgDip to train Physician Associates to work as part of the medical team in the diagnosis and management of patients.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Coleraine campus

View course page for Physician Associate Studies - PgDip

Intensive 2-year PgDip to train Physician Associates to work as part of the medical team in the diagnosis and management of patients.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

Part-time Study

View course page for Advanced Clinical Optometry - MSc

Distance learning MSc provides the opportunity for optometrists to develop their clinical skills and to undertake extended clinical roles.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

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View course page for Advanced Clinical Optometry - MSc

Distance learning MSc provides the opportunity for optometrists to develop their clinical skills and to undertake extended clinical roles.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

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View course page for Biomedical Professional Practice - PgCert

Part-time postgraduate provision in professional practice in biomedical science.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

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View course page for Biomedical Professional Practice - PgCert

Part-time postgraduate provision in professional practice in biomedical science.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

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View course page for Biomedical Science - MSc

MSc Biomedical Science part-time by distance learning.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

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View course page for Biomedical Science - MSc

MSc Biomedical Science part-time by distance learning.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

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View course page for Biomedical Science - GradCert

Education and professional training in the biomedical sciences.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

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View course page for Cataract and Refractive Surgery (Theory) - PgDip

This course is designed in collaboration with The Royal College of Ophthalmologists (RCOphth)

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

eLearning

View course page for Cataract and Refractive Surgery (Theory) - PgDip

This course is designed in collaboration with The Royal College of Ophthalmologists (RCOphth)

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

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View course page for Diabetes - PgCert

A strong foundation in postgraduate diabetes education with particular emphasis on the science underlying this global healthcare problem.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

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View course page for Diabetes - PgCert

A strong foundation in postgraduate diabetes education with particular emphasis on the science underlying this global healthcare problem.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

eLearning

View course page for Food and Nutrition - PgCert/PgDip/MSc

Understanding key aspects of the science of food and nutrition in the context of regulatory affairs policy and legislation.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

eLearning

View course page for Food and Nutrition - PgCert/PgDip/MSc

Understanding key aspects of the science of food and nutrition in the context of regulatory affairs policy and legislation.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

eLearning

View course page for Food Regulatory Affairs - PgCert/PgDip/MSc

The programme provides fully online postgraduate training in food regulatory affairs.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

eLearning

View course page for Food Regulatory Affairs - PgCert/PgDip/MSc

The programme provides fully online postgraduate training in food regulatory affairs.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

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View course page for Human Nutrition - MSc

Intensive master's course in Human Nutrition for science graduates which is accredited by the Association for Nutrition.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Coleraine campus

View course page for Human Nutrition - MSc

Intensive master's course in Human Nutrition for science graduates which is accredited by the Association for Nutrition.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

View course page for Personalised Medicine - MSc

The right treatment, for the right person, at the right time.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

eLearning

View course page for Stem Cell Biology - PgCert

Fully online postgraduate course in the rapidly expanding field of Stem Cell Biology.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

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View course page for Stem Cell Biology - PgCert

Fully online postgraduate course in the rapidly expanding field of Stem Cell Biology.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

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View course page for Theory of Independent Prescribing for Optometrists - PgCert

Postgraduate Certificate in The Theory of Independent Prescribing for Optometrists

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

eLearning

View course page for Theory of Independent Prescribing for Optometrists - PgCert

Postgraduate Certificate in The Theory of Independent Prescribing for Optometrists

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

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View course page for Veterinary Public Health - PgCert

The programme provides postgraduate training in Veterinary Public Health.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

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View course page for Veterinary Public Health - PgCert

The programme provides postgraduate training in Veterinary Public Health.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

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View course page for Veterinary Public Health (Food Regulatory Affairs) - PgDip/MSc

The programme provides postgraduate training in Food Regulatory Affairs with Veterinary Public Health specialism.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

eLearning

View course page for Veterinary Public Health (Food Regulatory Affairs) - PgDip/MSc

The programme provides postgraduate training in Food Regulatory Affairs with Veterinary Public Health specialism.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

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Elearning opportunities

View course page for Advanced Clinical Optometry - MSc

Distance learning MSc provides the opportunity for optometrists to develop their clinical skills and to undertake extended clinical roles.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

eLearning

View course page for Advanced Clinical Optometry - MSc

Distance learning MSc provides the opportunity for optometrists to develop their clinical skills and to undertake extended clinical roles.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

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View course page for Applied Medical Sciences - BSc (Hons)

Fully online, distance learning, flexible part-time BSc (Hons) Applied Medical Sciences in collaboration with Sligo Institute of Technology.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

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View course page for Applied Medical Sciences - BSc (Hons)

Fully online, distance learning, flexible part-time BSc (Hons) Applied Medical Sciences in collaboration with Sligo Institute of Technology.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

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View course page for Biomedical and Bio-industrial Sciences - BSc (Hons)

Strong industrial focus in the area of biopharmaceutical science, part-time distance-learning in collaboration with Sligo Institute of Technology.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

eLearning

View course page for Biomedical and Bio-industrial Sciences - BSc (Hons)

Strong industrial focus in the area of biopharmaceutical science, part-time distance-learning in collaboration with Sligo Institute of Technology.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

eLearning

View course page for Biomedical Professional Practice - PgCert

Part-time postgraduate provision in professional practice in biomedical science.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

eLearning

View course page for Biomedical Professional Practice - PgCert

Part-time postgraduate provision in professional practice in biomedical science.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

eLearning

View course page for Biomedical Science - MSc

MSc Biomedical Science part-time by distance learning.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

eLearning

View course page for Biomedical Science - MSc

MSc Biomedical Science part-time by distance learning.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

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View course page for Biomedical Science - GradCert

Education and professional training in the biomedical sciences.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

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View course page for Biomedical Science - BSc (Hons)

IBMS accredited BSc Honours articulation pathway for biomedical science sub-degree graduates.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

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View course page for Biomedical Science (Life Sciences) - BSc (Hons)

Full BSc (Hons) Biomedical Science, part-time distance-learning degree in collaboration with Sligo Institute of Technology which is IBMS accredited.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

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View course page for Biomedical Science (Life Sciences) - BSc (Hons)

Full BSc (Hons) Biomedical Science, part-time distance-learning degree in collaboration with Sligo Institute of Technology which is IBMS accredited.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

eLearning

View course page for Cataract and Refractive Surgery (Theory) - PgDip

This course is designed in collaboration with The Royal College of Ophthalmologists (RCOphth)

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

eLearning

View course page for Cataract and Refractive Surgery (Theory) - PgDip

This course is designed in collaboration with The Royal College of Ophthalmologists (RCOphth)

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

eLearning

View course page for Diabetes - PgCert

A strong foundation in postgraduate diabetes education with particular emphasis on the science underlying this global healthcare problem.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

eLearning

View course page for Diabetes - PgCert

A strong foundation in postgraduate diabetes education with particular emphasis on the science underlying this global healthcare problem.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

eLearning

View course page for Food and Nutrition - PgCert/PgDip/MSc

Understanding key aspects of the science of food and nutrition in the context of regulatory affairs policy and legislation.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

eLearning

View course page for Food and Nutrition - PgCert/PgDip/MSc

Understanding key aspects of the science of food and nutrition in the context of regulatory affairs, policy and legislation.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

eLearning

View course page for Food and Nutrition - PgCert/PgDip/MSc

Understanding key aspects of the science of food and nutrition in the context of regulatory affairs policy and legislation.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

eLearning

View course page for Food and Nutrition - PgCert/PgDip/MSc

Understanding key aspects of the science of food and nutrition in the context of regulatory affairs, policy and legislation.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

eLearning

View course page for Food Regulatory Affairs - PgCert/PgDip/MSc

The programme provides postgraduate training in food regulatory affairs.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

eLearning

View course page for Food Regulatory Affairs - PgCert/PgDip/MSc

The programme provides fully online postgraduate training in food regulatory affairs.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

eLearning

View course page for Food Regulatory Affairs - PgCert/PgDip/MSc

The programme provides postgraduate training in food regulatory affairs.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

eLearning

View course page for Food Regulatory Affairs - PgCert/PgDip/MSc

The programme provides fully online postgraduate training in food regulatory affairs.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

eLearning

View course page for Personalised Medicine - MSc

The right treatment, for the right person, at the right time.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

eLearning

View course page for Personalised Medicine - MSc

The right treatment, for the right person, at the right time.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

eLearning

View course page for Stem Cell Biology - PgCert

Fully online postgraduate course in the rapidly expanding field of Stem Cell Biology.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

eLearning

View course page for Stem Cell Biology - PgCert

Fully online postgraduate course in the rapidly expanding field of Stem Cell Biology.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

eLearning

View course page for Theory of Independent Prescribing for Optometrists - PgCert

Postgraduate Certificate in The Theory of Independent Prescribing for Optometrists

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

eLearning

View course page for Theory of Independent Prescribing for Optometrists - PgCert

Postgraduate Certificate in The Theory of Independent Prescribing for Optometrists

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

eLearning

View course page for Veterinary Public Health - PgCert

The programme provides postgraduate training in Veterinary Public Health.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

eLearning

View course page for Veterinary Public Health - PgCert

The programme provides postgraduate training in Veterinary Public Health.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

eLearning

View course page for Veterinary Public Health (Food Regulatory Affairs) - PgDip/MSc

The programme provides postgraduate training in Food Regulatory Affairs with Veterinary Public Health specialism.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

eLearning

View course page for Veterinary Public Health (Food Regulatory Affairs) - PgDip/MSc

The programme provides postgraduate training in Food Regulatory Affairs with Veterinary Public Health specialism.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

eLearning