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

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: 2021/22

Coleraine campus

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: 2022/23

Coleraine campus

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: 2022/23

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: C100

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: 2021/22

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: C100

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

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2022/23

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: B992

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

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: B992

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: 2022/23

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: B991

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: 2021/22

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: B991

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: 2022/23

Magee campus

UCAS code: B821

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: 2021/22

Jordanstown campus

UCAS code: B821

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: 2022/23

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: B460

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: 2021/22

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: B460

Do you want to make a difference?

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: F8X3

Make a positive difference to our natural world

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2022/23

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: F8X3

Do you want to make a difference?

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: F900

Make a positive difference to our natural world

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2022/23

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: F900

Do you want to make a difference?

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: F8C8

Make a positive difference to our natural world

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2022/23

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: F8C8

Passionate about nutrition? Use your expertise to shape the future of nutrition in the food industry, government or research environments.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2022/23

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: B450

Passionate about nutrition? Use your expertise to shape the future of nutrition in the food industry, government or research environments.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: B450

Making a difference in a changing world

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2022/23

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: F8XH

Making a difference in a changing world

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: F8XH

Making a difference in a changing world

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: F800

Making a difference in a changing world

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2022/23

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: F800

Making a difference in a changing world

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2022/23

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: F8CV

Making a difference in a changing world

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: F8CV

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

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Jordanstown campus

UCAS code: H3W8

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

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Magee campus

UCAS code: H3W7

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

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2022/23

Magee campus

UCAS code: H3W7

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

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2022/23

Jordanstown campus

UCAS code: H3W8

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: 2022/23

Magee campus

UCAS code: B123

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: 2021/22

Jordanstown campus

UCAS code: B123

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

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2022/23

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: B400

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

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: B400

Do you want to make a difference?

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2022/23

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: F719

Do you want to make a difference?

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: F719

The 4 year MBBS programme will equip you with the professional knowledge skills values and behaviours required to be a competent medical practitioner.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Magee campus

UCAS code: A101

The 4 year MBBS programme will equip you with the professional knowledge skills values and behaviours required to be a competent medical practitioner.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2022/23

Magee campus

UCAS code: A101

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: 2021/22

Magee campus

UCAS code: B740

Adult nursing provides person centred compassionate care to people in a respectful way that promotes dignity and wellbeing.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2022/23

Magee campus

UCAS code: B740

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: 2021/22

Magee campus

UCAS code: B760

Mental Health Nursing is a, proactive and humanising profession, delivering valuable contributions to effective and equitable mental health services.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2022/23

Magee campus

UCAS code: B760

Building your academic profile to degree level with a particular emphasis on the application of knowledge for safe effective and nursing practice.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2022/23

Magee campus

Building your academic profile to degree level with a particular emphasis on the application of knowledge for safe effective and nursing practice.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Magee campus

Building your academic profile to degree level, with a particular emphasis on the application of knowledge for safe and effective nursing practice.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Jordanstown campus

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

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Jordanstown campus

UCAS code: B930

Become an occupational therapist. Learn how you can help people of all ages and ability do the everyday things they want and need to do.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2022/23

Magee campus

UCAS code: B930

At Ulster we offer a 3-year BSc (Hons) Optometry or a 4-year Masters with Honours Optometry degree.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: B510

At Ulster we offer a 3-year BSc (Hons) Optometry or a 4-year Masters with Honours Optometry degree.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2022/23

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: B510

Become a competent and confident paramedic educated to deliver safe person centred, evidence informed care across a range of settings.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Magee campus

UCAS code: B900

Become a competent and confident paramedic educated to deliver safe person centred, evidence informed care across a range of settings.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2022/23

Magee campus

UCAS code: B900

Personalised Medicine gives you the skills to create the right treatment, for the right person, at the right time.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2022/23

Magee campus

UCAS code: 8H21

Personalised Medicine gives you the skills to create the right treatment, for the right person, at the right time.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Magee campus

UCAS code: 8H21

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: 2022/23

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: 9GOW

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: 2021/22

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: 9GOW

A level 6 degree that will prepare you for a career in the global biopharmaceutical industry or research and development.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2022/23

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: B200

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: 2022/23

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: B230

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: 2021/22

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: B230

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

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2022/23

Magee campus

UCAS code: B160

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

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Jordanstown campus

UCAS code: B160

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

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2022/23

Magee campus

UCAS code: B985

Podiatry at Ulster - the sole provider of injectable cortisone therapy training in an undergraduate programme across the UK and Ireland.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Jordanstown campus

UCAS code: B985

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

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2022/23

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: C820

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

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: C820

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: 2022/23

Magee campus

UCAS code: B822

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: 2021/22

Jordanstown campus

UCAS code: B822

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: 2021/22

Jordanstown campus

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

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Jordanstown campus

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

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2022/23

Jordanstown campus

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: 2022/23

Magee campus

UCAS code: B632

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: 2021/22

Jordanstown campus

UCAS code: B632

Interested in becoming a sport and exercise nutritionist?

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2022/23

Coleraine campus

To lead, inspire and shape the future of sport.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2022/23

Jordanstown campus

UCAS code: C600

To lead, inspire and shape the future of sport.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Jordanstown campus

UCAS code: C600

To lead, inspire and shape the future of sport.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2022/23

Jordanstown campus

UCAS code: CNP2

To lead, inspire and shape the future of sport.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Jordanstown campus

UCAS code: CNP2

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

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Magee campus

UCAS code: CB69

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

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2022/23

Magee campus

UCAS code: CB69

To lead, inspire and shape the future of sport.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2022/23

Jordanstown campus

UCAS code: C610

To lead, inspire and shape the future of sport.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Jordanstown campus

UCAS code: C610

Part-time study

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: 2021/22

eLearning

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: 2022/23

eLearning

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: 2022/23

eLearning

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

eLearning

Preparing professionals for the global pharmaceutical workplace

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2022/23

Coleraine campus

Preparing professionals for the global pharmaceutical workplace

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Coleraine campus

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: 2022/23

eLearning

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

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

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Coleraine campus

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

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2022/23

eLearning

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

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

eLearning

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: 2022/23

eLearning

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

eLearning

Part-time Undergraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

Magee campus

Part-time Undergraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

Part-time Undergraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

Part-time Undergraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

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

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

National Football Stadium at Windsor Park

Part-time Undergraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

A 1 year exciting and challenging course for nurses working in General Practice

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Jordanstown campus

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

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2022/23

Magee campus

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

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Magee campus

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

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Jordanstown campus

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

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2022/23

Jordanstown campus

Part-time Undergraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

Part-time Undergraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

Part-time Undergraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

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: 2021/22

Jordanstown campus

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: 2022/23

Jordanstown campus

Integrating Analysis and Coaching in Sport

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2022/23

Jordanstown campus

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

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2022/23

Coleraine campus

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

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Coleraine campus

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: 2021/22

Jordanstown campus

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

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Jordanstown campus

This will equip you to accurately produce & critically analyse the interpretation of spirometry readings, leading to an accurate diagnosis & treatment

Part-time Undergraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

To lead, inspire and shape the future of sport.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2022/23

Jordanstown campus

To lead, inspire and shape the future of sport.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Jordanstown campus

Part-time Undergraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

Provides an opportunity for healthcare professionals who work in telephone consultation to build upon evidence-based knowledge & skills.

Part-time Undergraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

Magee campus

Part-time Undergraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus