Biology & Biomedical Sciences Undergraduate courses

Build your expertise in Biomedical Sciences and the specialist fields of Diabetes Care, Cataract and Refractive Surgery, Nutrition, Dietetics, Regulatory Affairs, Personalised Medicine, Biotechnology, Stem Cell Biology, Veterinary Health and Prescribing for Optometrists.


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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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