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Top 87 Masters of Science in Biomedical Studies 2019

Many students choose to continue their education by earning master’s degrees. Holding a degree of this level often offers many benefits when entering a career, but an undergraduate degree is necessary before it is possible to enroll in a master’s program.

What is an MSc in Biomedical Science? Those who choose to enter this field are usually interested in working in health care services. These programs prepare students to enter medical school and eventually become physicians. Course work includes the study of anatomy, biology, and the treatment of diseases. It is possible to significantly specialize while earning a master’s degree in this area.

Students who earn a Master of Science in Biomedical Science benefit by being free to continue their education and come closer to entering the health care field, which is typically highly paid and provides opportunities to help people. Holding this degree may also aide in employment in this field.

The cost of studying for a Master of Science varies quite a bit. The fees and tuition depend on the specific school, program, and country of study. The length of study and whether it is online or in person will also influence expenses.

While the career options for those who have earned a MSC in Biomedical Science are limited to the health care field, there are many areas in which one can specialize. It is possible to dedicate yourself to gerontology, microbiology, psychology, internal medicine, and other fields. Additionally, you can choose to work in the public or private sectors, in laboratories, with corporations, or independently. How you specialize while studying will make a big difference, so be sure to consider your long-term goals.

In order to start your journey toward a master’s degree in biomedical science, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

 

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87 Results in Biomedical Studies

Ghent University - Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences

A master in Biomedical Science has the expertise to contribute to translational research regarding current biomedical problems on an international academic level. You wil ... [+]

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A master in Biomedical Science has the expertise to contribute to translational research regarding current biomedical problems on an international academic level. You will have the know-how to develop, in a critical and creative manner, new insights regarding human health (you will bridge the gap between ‘pure’ sciences and the medical-clinical practice).

It is a master of 120 ECTS credits. It consists of general subjects, specialised biomedical subjects, a research internship and a master’s dissertation. In the second year of the master, you will have 18 credits to spend on elective courses. All these courses together form two learning trajectories aiming at your growth as an independent researcher and enabling you to bridge the gap between scientifical knowledge and the medical-clinical practice.... [-]

Belgium Ghent
September 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
The Cyprus School of Molecular Medicine

As an International Centre of Excellence, CING carries out pioneering research in Biomedicine and therefore provides MSc students with the knowledge and tools to complete ... [+]

The program promotes excellence and educates students on the significant issues in Biomedical Research. The challenging curricula include mandatory taught courses which cover the main aspects of Biomedical Research and a number of elective courses enabling students to broaden their knowledge of other relevant fields.

The MSc Research Projects are conducted in the state-of-the-art Departments and Clinics of the Cyprus Institute of Neurology and Genetics (CING). As an International Centre of Excellence, CING carries out pioneering research in Biomedicine and therefore provides MSc students with the knowledge and tools to complete a competitive Research Project. MSc Students have the opportunity to attend courses in innovative fields which include Brain and Behaviour, Cellular and Molecular Neuroscience, Neurosciences and Neurogenetics, Cytogenetics and Genomics, Molecular Genetics, Molecular Basis of Monogenic Diseases, Molecular Virology and Immunology and Molecular Basis of Complex Diseases.... [-]

Cyprus Nicosia
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
24 - 32 months
Campus
Division of Graduate Medical Sciences at Boston University School of Medicine

The MSCR program teaches students the scientific fundamentals of human research. Courses in our curriculum provide an in-depth look at all of the key elements in clinical ... [+]

MSc in Biomedical Studies.

Program Highlights…

*The Clinical Research program is now designed as a one year program for Full Time students *Students will be prepared for the National Certification Exams *Students will write a publishable research paper

Thank you for your interest in the Master of Science in Clinical Research Program (MSCR) within the Boston University School of Medicine. Located in the South End of Boston, the program has been in existence since 2001. As an entity of BUSM, students are provided with opportunities and are exposed to resources that are part of the School of Medicine, the School of Public Health, the Goldman School of Dental Medicine, Boston Medical Center, two VA Administrations, and BioSquare. All of this offers students endless opportunities for personal, academic and professional development.... [-]

USA Boston
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Full-time
12 months
Campus
Online & Campus Combined
University College London (UCL) - Division of Surgery & Interventional Science

This specialist programme is aimed at clinical professionals from all backgrounds involved in the delivery of integrated pain services in primary or secondary care. Combi ... [+]

Overview

This specialist programme is aimed at clinical professionals from all backgrounds involved in the delivery of integrated pain services in primary or secondary care. Combining cutting-edge research with an international reputation for clinical excellence, the UCL Pain Management MSc is ideal for anyone wanting to improve the lives of people living with persistent pain while also accelerating their own career.

Entry requirements

A minimum of a second-class UK Bachelor's degree or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. Applicants should also be registered/licensed healthcare professionals with a demonstrable interest in pain management.

English language requirements ... [-]
United Kingdom London
September 2019
Part-time
2 years
Online
Rice University | Wiess School of Natural Sciences

This degree is geared to train students in bioscience and health policy with the intent of creating new options for science students interested in working in healthcare m ... [+]

“Science impacts public policy in all important areas and is directly impacted by policies created at the local, state, and national levels. Funding and regulation of science, technology, engineering, and math education have a major influence on the quality of the science and engineering workforce. Science is also critically needed to inform policies in areas such as energy and climate change, threats to the environment, and dealing with biological pandemics, to name a few. Sound policy-making depends on the policymakers having access to current understanding of science and technology. Thus, graduates from this program who understand science and technology are vital to the policymaking process at all levels in government. While scientists are often called upon to testify at hearings, that is no substitute for having technically competent staff and officials who interact with the creation of policies daily. Since government policies influence the business world, companies will need graduates from this program who understand the technical issues as well as the policy-making process.”... [-]

USA Houston
August 2020
Full-time
Part-time
2 years
Campus
University of Louisville

The Master of Science (MS) degree prepares students for careers as professional biostatisticians in industry, government, or academia. ... [+]

Program Overview

Our mission at the Department of Bioinformatics and Biostatistics is to advance statistical science through methodological research, provide statistically sound collaboration to investigators, and disseminate new and existing knowledge in statistical science through education. The distinguished faculty of our department are engaged in cutting edge methodological research in biostatistics and provide support to investigators within and outside the university. Our Statistical Consulting Center is also available to investigators to get help with a quick stats question.

The Master of Science (MS) degree prepares students for careers as professional biostatisticians in industry, government, or academia. Students in our program receive training in:... [-]

USA Louisville
September 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
Online
University of Turku

The master’s degree programme in biomedical sciences – drug discovery and development specialisation track trains experts for the entire drug development chain. ... [+]

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The master’s degree programme in biomedical sciences – drug discovery and development spesialisation track trains experts for the entire drug development chain.

The studies in Drug Discovery and Development give you a deep understanding of up-to-date methods applied to identify and validate new drug targets and to generate lead drug molecules. It also provides knowledge of technological innovations as well as methods of clinical drug research and development phases, clinical trial design, study planning and biostatistics. In addition, you will learn about drug regulatory science and pharmacovigilance.

After graduation, you will master drug discovery and development processes as well as procedures applied in drug regulatory science. You will also be familiar with the role of drug regulatory authorities during the life-span of a drug. The University of Turku also offers Drug Research Doctoral Programme for post-graduate studies.... [-]

Finland Turku
August 2020
Full-time
2 years
Campus
George Washington University - School of Medicine and Health Sciences Online

The George Washington University's (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences offers two online programs in Clinical Research Administration: a Master of Science in Heal ... [+]

Program Description

The George Washington University's (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences offers two online programs in Clinical Research Administration: a Master of Science in Health Sciences (MSHS), and a Graduate Certificate.

GW's online Master of Science in Health Science (MSHS) in Clinical Research Administration program prepares students to lead the business and science of clinical research. Going beyond the business of clinical research, students learn how to lead complex, dynamic organizations by competitively scanning the environment through health care policy analysis and creating elements of a health care enterprise strategic business plan with the opportunity to choose aspects from their own workplace. In addition, students develop their own leadership style.... [-]

USA Washington
August 2020
Part-time
2 years
Online
University of Birmingham - College of Medical and Dental Sciences

This programme will equip you with the skills needed to understand the critical elements in planning, undertaking, and analysing research in health care. These are vital ... [+]

How do we know what we know about a disease and its treatment?

Our most reliable knowledge derives from appropriate, timely, high-quality research.

This programme will equip you with the skills needed to understand the critical elements in planning, undertaking, and analysing research in health care. These are vital skills for anyone wanting to develop or enhance their career in health care and health-related research.

Our modules can be accessed in a variety of ways including as standalone modules (10 or 20 credits each) or through the 60 credit PG Certificate; 120 credit PG Diploma or the 180 credit Masters

If you wish to study this programme to Postgraduate Diploma level then you will need to complete the taught elements of the programme but will not need to complete a dissertation, which is only available to those studying for the Masters.... [-]

United Kingdom Birmingham
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Full-time
Part-time
Campus
International Medical University

The IMU MSc in Molecular Medicine is designed for science and medical graduates seeking advanced training in molecular and disease-oriented research. This programme aims ... [+]

Molecular medicine has been recognized as a major focused area of contemporary medical research and had facilitated a recent breakthrough in disease diagnosis, management, and treatments. For instance, it is now possible to elucidate multiple metabolites and toxin derived from drug based on interomics approach, design highly specific and individualized treatments through genomics screening, bioinformatics, and chemoinformatics assessment and enhance bioavailability of new drugs by making use of nano-delivery.

The IMU MSc in Molecular Medicine is designed for science and medical graduates seeking advanced training in molecular and disease-oriented research. This programme aims to deliver an exceptional curriculum to equip students with skills that meet the highest demands and expectations of scientific rigor. The curriculum is innovative and draws on the expertise of our world-renowned faculty who are also passionate researchers. Core modules present the latest scientific developments in molecular medicine that are delivered through innovative andragogy. Students will appreciate the role of simple and complex molecules in human diseases and the ways in which systems biology, computational biology and chemical genetics have transformed research strategies and methodology in stem cell technology and therapeutics, drug design and development as well as medical and clinical research.... [-]

Malaysia Kuala Lumpur
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Full-time
18 months
Campus
University of Padova

The goal of this degree course is to prepare skilled graduates with an in-depth biomedical culture concerning the relationships between structure and function of biomolec ... [+]

MSc in Biomedical Studies. Course description

This study course is for students who wish to become specialised graduates with an advanced biomedical knowledge concerning the links between the structure and the purpose of biomolecules and bio-systems operating at cellular and tissue level of the human body, in both physiological and pathological conditions. The wide knowledge of the techniques is based on a solid practical activity in laboratories during the internship.

Subject to the educational aims of Class LM-9, the acquired knowledge allows specialized graduates to assist physicians in the diagnostic and therapeutic tasks involving the manipulation of cells, genes, and other biosystems requiring applicants to learn special skills in experimental biotechnology (e.g. Diagnosis and gene therapy; therapy through the use of genetically engineered cells; rational design and development of new medicines based on models of molecular targets known or derived from pharmacogenomic knowledge; preparation of nano-biotechnological tools for advanced diagnostics imaging and drug delivery; modulation of the immune response; diagnostics based on innovative processes of science and medical laboratory techniques; immunotherapy to targeted cells); organize and coordinate laboratory activities for advanced research or for diagnostic examinations requiring the use of biotechnological methods and the manipulation of cells or biotechnological materials; organize and coordinate the experimental protocols of clinical research involving the use of materials or biotechnology techniques; design and perform with autonomy research in biotechnology applied to medicine; lead and coordinate, also in governance, development programs and surveillance of biotechnology applied to human beings, taking into account the... [-]

Italy Padua
September 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
Keele University

Biomedical Science is a key subject area comprising of all aspects of health and disease, within the subject are clinical laboratory disciplines that specifically address ... [+]

Biomedical Science is a key subject area comprising of all aspects of health and disease, within the subject are clinical laboratory disciplines that specifically address the knowledge and understanding of disease processes in the context of the study and investigation of those processes. The MSc Biomedical Blood Science incorporates clinical biochemistry, immunology, haematology and transfusion science.

The School of Life Science has developed an extremely active and successful undergraduate and postgraduate Biomedical Science programmes. We have embraced specialists working in NHS Trusts and associated industries to develop outstanding, collaborative relationships covering key diagnostic and clinical specialities. Not only do students benefit from the inclusion of such specialist practitioners onto our teaching programmes, but input from employers also helps to shape the curriculum and can lead to highly competitive project opportunities working within related industries.... [-]

United Kingdom Keele
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
1 - 2 years
Campus
Hochschule Bonn-Rhein-Sieg

The focus of the Master programme in Biomedical Sciences (MSc) lies on the biomedical field. All courses and lectures are being taught in English, the course structures a ... [+]

Master of Science Biomedical Sciences

The focus of the Master programme in Biomedical Sciences (MSc) lies on the biomedical field. All courses and lectures are being taught in English, the course structures are strictly modular. All academic and examination results are quoted as credits according to the European Credit Transfer System (ECTS). Therefore an international recognition is assured."

Degree: Master of Science

Duration: 4 Semester

Accreditation: Accredited by ASIIN (German Accreditation Association)

Admission Requirements: Bachelor's degree or equivalent in biological sciences, grade at least "good" (2.0). Proof of courses equivalent to 6 ECTS in the following topics: Molecular Biology/Genetics, Immunology, Microbiology, Human Biology, and Physiology. Proficiency in English (For international applicants: paper-Based TOEFL: minimum score of 550, Computer-based TOEFL: minimum score of 213, or Internet-based TOEFL: minimum score of 79. The original TOEFL score report has to be sent by ETS, our institution code is 7977.) Each application will be examined by the Admission Commitee.... [-]

Germany Rheinbach
October 2019
Full-time
4 semesters
Campus
Manchester Metropolitan University

This general route focuses on the biological aspects of disease processes. Graduates will gain up-to-date, relevant and applied experience in biomedical science, develop ... [+]

Overview

Ready to delve deeper into your subject? The MSc in Biomedical Science gives you the opportunity to develop your research skills, explore specialist areas, and complete an independent research project.

The course focuses on the biological aspects of disease processes. You’ll develop the skills for practice at Higher Specialist Level, gaining a broad knowledge of the subject along the way.

Core modules will develop your existing knowledge while improving your analytical skills. You’ll be able to choose optional units too – topics like clinical haematology or human infectious disease allow you to specialise in an area you’re interested in.

We collaborate extensively with hospitals in the Greater Manchester area and can offer opportunities for research projects in clinically relevant areas. The completion of a research project enables you to understand the process and communication of scientific enquiry.... [-]

United Kingdom Manchester
September 2019
Full-time
1 year
Campus
University of Helsinki

How do genes regulate the development and functioning of cells, tissues, and organisms? How do molecules, cells, and tissues function and communicate with each other, and ... [+]

How are the building blocks of life arranged?

How do genes regulate the development and functioning of cells, tissues, and organisms? How do molecules, cells, and tissues function and communicate with each other, and how are their functions studied? These are key issues studied in the Master's Program in Genetics and Molecular Biosciences. Studying these questions is crucial for understanding molecular and cellular mechanisms, whose disruption can contribute to the onset and progression of various diseases. Researchers in the fields of genetics, genomics, cellular and developmental biology, biochemistry, structural biology, and Biosciences of health are searching for the answers to these questions.... [-]

Finland Helsinki
September 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus