Undergraduate study in the Faculty of Life & Health Sciences

Find out what courses we have available for undergraduate students.


The Faculty of Life and Health Sciences offers an extensive portfolio of accredited degree programmes covering seven exciting yet diverse disciplines. Take a look at the courses below to find out more.

In this section

Full-time study

View course page for Applied Biomedical Science with DPP (Pathology) - BSc (Hons)

Biomedical Sciences education to equip students to work as a Biomedical Scientist in a health service laboratory, 4 years full time.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: B990

View course page for Biology - BSc (Hons)

Full time BSc (Hons) Biology with optional placement and the possibility of proceeding to complete an MBiolSci depending on academic performance.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: C100

View course page for Biomedical Science - BSc (Hons)

Education for biomedical sciences; 3 year full time on campus programme.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: B992

View course page for Biomedical Science with DPP/ DPP[I] / DIAS - BSc (Hons)

Education in the Biomedical Sciences with placement in industry/research institute or period of study overseas, 4 years full time.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: B991

View course page for Diagnostic Radiography & Imaging - BSc (Hons)

The Diagnostic Radiography & Imaging degree is designed to provide education at undergraduate level for careers in diagnostic radiography.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

UCAS code: B821

View course page for Dietetics - BSc (Hons)

BSc Hons Dietetics produces graduates who are eligible to apply for registration as a Dietitian with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: B460

View course page for Environmental Science (with Optional Placement year) - BSc (Hons)

Do you want to make a difference?

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: F900

View course page for Environmental Science with Education and optional placement year - BSc (Hons)

Do you want to make a difference?

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: F8X3

View course page for Environmental Science with Psychology and optional placement year - BSc (Hons)

Do you want to make a difference?

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: F8C8

View course page for Food and Nutrition - BSc (Hons)

Excellent graduate opportunities in the food industry, and in advisory or research roles in companies or public agencies.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: B450

View course page for Geography (with optional placement year) - BSc (Hons)

An integrated study of the Earth's places, societies, environments and landscapes, including vocational and transferable skills in IT.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: F800

View course page for Geography with Education and optional placement year - BSc (Hons)

An integrated study of the Earth's places, societies, environments and landscapes, including vocational and transferable skills in IT.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: F8XH

View course page for Geography with Psychology and optional placement year - BSc (Hons)

An integrated study of the Earth's places, societies, environments and landscapes, including vocational and transferable skills in IT.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: F8CV

View course page for Health and Wellbeing - BSc (Hons)

Developing highly knowledgeable and skilled graduates for the health and social care professions.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Magee campus

UCAS code: H3W7

View course page for Health Physiology / Healthcare Science - BSc (Hons)

The BSc Hons Health Physiology programme is ideal for students who are interested in technology, health and wellbeing.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

UCAS code: B123

View course page for Human Nutrition - BSc (Hons)

The BSc Hons Human Nutrition degree is accredited by the Association for Nutrition (AfN).

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: B400

View course page for Nursing (Adult) - BSc (Hons)

Take your desire to care for people and learn to nurse in a compassionate and respectful way that promotes dignity and wellbeing.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Magee campus

UCAS code: B740

View course page for Nursing (Mental Health) - BSc (Hons)

Take your desire to care for people and learn to nurse in a compassionate and respectful way that promotes dignity and wellbeing.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Magee campus

UCAS code: B760

View course page for Occupational Therapy - BSc (Hons)

Occupational therapy: helping people live their lives to the full.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

UCAS code: B930

View course page for Optometry - BSc (Hons)/MOptom (Hons)

BSc Hons/MOptom - Optometry at Ulster University.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: B510

View course page for Personalised Medicine, Stratified medicine, Precision medicine - BSc (Hons)

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

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Magee campus

UCAS code: 8H21

View course page for Pharmaceutical Bioscience - MSci (Hons)

An integrated masters degree that will captivate your interest in chemistry and prepare you for a career in the global biopharmaceutical industry.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: 9GOW

View course page for Pharmacy - MPharm (Hons)

The MPharm programme at Ulster will provide you with an academically challenging and vocationally relevant pharmacy education and training.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: B230

View course page for Physiotherapy - BSc (Hons)

Training you for success as a modern, proficient, up-to-date and research-informed physiotherapist.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

UCAS code: B160

View course page for Podiatry - BSc (Hons)

Podiatry at Ulster - 100% employment for graduates within 3 months.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

UCAS code: B985

View course page for Psychology with optional placement year - BSc (Hons)

Psychology at Ulster University promises high quality teaching in a supportive learning environment.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: C820

View course page for Radiotherapy and Oncology - BSc (Hons)

The Radiotherapy and Oncology degree programme is tailored to provide the education and training required for first post therapeutic radiographers.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

UCAS code: B822

View course page for Specialist Community Public Health Nursing - BSc (Hons)

The aim of this course is to prepare students to become SCPHN (NMC, 2004) Health Visitor or School Nurse and achieve a BSC hons degree.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

View course page for Specialist Nursing (with pathways) - BSc (Hons)

The BSc (Hons) Specialist Nursing (with pathways) prepares Nurses for Leadership roles in Specialist Nursing.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

View course page for Speech and Language Therapy - BSc (Hons)

The highly competent graduates from this course are passionate about their profession and compassionate to their clients and their families.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

UCAS code: B632

View course page for Sport and Exercise Sciences - BSc (Hons)

Why not study Sport and Exercise Science at Ulster University. The only BASES endorsed undergraduate degree programme in Northern Ireland.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

UCAS code: C600

View course page for Sport Studies - BSc (Hons)

To lead, inspire and shape the future of sport.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

UCAS code: CNP2

View course page for Sport, Physical Activity and Health - BSc (Hons)

The physiological, behavioural, social, cultural and nutritional perspectives of health enhancing physical activity for the general population.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Magee campus

UCAS code: CB69

View course page for Sports Coaching and Performance - BSc (Hons)

To lead, inspire and shape the future of sport.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

UCAS code: C610

Part-time study

View course page for Applied Health Studies - BSc (Hons)

Providing flexible and engaging distance learning opportunities to students keen to succeed in today's challenging health & social care environment.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

eLearning

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

eLearning

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: 2019/20

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 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: 2019/20

eLearning

View course page for Biomedical Science - BSc (Hons)

Flexible, part-time, on-campus BSc (Hons) Biomedical Sciences, supported by online teaching.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Coleraine campus

View course page for Biomedical Science - BSc (Hons)

Flexible, part-time, on-campus BSc (Hons) Biomedical Sciences, supported by online teaching.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

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

eLearning

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: 2019/20

eLearning

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: 2019/20

eLearning

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 Community Practitioner Nurse Prescribing V150

Part-time Undergraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

View course page for Developing Practice in Healthcare - BSc (Hons)

Combining academic and practice-based learning to develop person-centred cultures for individual and team professional practice

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown/Health & Social Care Trusts/Partner Organisations

View course page for Football Coaching and Business Management - BSc (Hons)

‘to lead, inspire and shape the future of football by creating industry ready graduates.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

National Football Stadium at Windsor Park, Belfast

View course page for Football Coaching and Business Management - BSc (Hons)

‘to lead, inspire and shape the future of football by creating industry ready graduates.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

National Football Stadium at Windsor Park, Belfast

View course page for Health and Wellbeing - BSc (Hons)

Developing highly knowledgeable and skilled graduates for the health and social care professions.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Magee campus

View course page for Health and Wellbeing - BSc (Hons)

Developing highly knowledgeable and skilled graduates for the health and social care professions.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Magee campus

View course page for Health and Wellbeing - BSc (Hons)

Developing highly knowledgeable and skilled graduates for the health and social care professions.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

View course page for Health and Wellbeing - BSc (Hons)

Developing highly knowledgeable and skilled graduates for the health and social care professions.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

View course page for Non Medical Prescribing - AdvCert

This exciting course in Non-Medical Prescribing is for experienced nurses giving them the opportunity to achieve professional and academic awards.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

View course page for Nurse and Midwife Prescribing - AdvCert

This exciting course in Non-Medical Prescribing is for registered nurses giving them the opportunity to achieve professional and academic awards.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

View course page for Performance Analysis and Coaching Practice - AdvCert

Integrating Analysis and Coaching in Sport

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

View course page for Performance Analysis and Coaching Practice - AdvCert

Integrating Analysis and Coaching in Sport

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

View course page for Psychology - BSc (Hons)

Psychology at Ulster University promises high quality teaching in a supportive learning environment.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Coleraine campus

View course page for Psychology with optional placement year - BSc (Hons)

Psychology at Ulster University promises high quality teaching in a supportive learning environment.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

View course page for Specialist Community Public Health Nursing - BSc (Hons)

The aim of this course is to prepare students to become SCPHN (NMC, 2004) Health Visitor or School Nurse and achieve a BSC hons degree

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

View course page for Specialist Community Public Health Nursing - BSc (Hons)

The aim of this course is to prepare students to become SCPHN (NMC, 2004) Health Visitor or School Nurse and achieve a BSC hons degree

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

View course page for Specialist Nursing (with pathways) - BSc (Hons)

The BSc (Hons) Specialist Nursing (with pathways) prepares Nurses for Leadership roles in Specialist Nursing.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

View course page for Sports Coaching and Performance - BSc (Hons)

To lead, inspire and shape the future of sport.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

View course page for Sports Coaching and Performance - BSc (Hons)

To lead, inspire and shape the future of sport.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus