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Top 57 Master Degrees in Biomedical Studies 2019

For many students, a master’s degree is a marker of success. The degree proclaims them as an expert in the field of study they have chosen and can greatly enhance their career prospects. In addition, students who want doctoral degrees frequently must first get master’s degrees.

What is a Master in Biomedical Science? Biomedical science analyzes biology as it relates to medicine in order to cure or treat diseases. This degree is intended to prepare students who seek a career in a health profession or a related field that calls for graduate-level biomedical sciences education. The program includes master’s-level coursework and working with patients to learn how to best serve them. In addition, students usually take electives such as human anatomy, animal anatomy or neurobiology.

Students aspire toward high-level biomedical science degrees for many reasons. They may want to get involved in the exciting and rewarding career of curing diseases, or they might enjoy the tremendous versatility and potential high salaries of the field.

Classes in biomedical science are in demand all over the world. As a result, the price tag of such programs varies, depending on the college/university and the program structure. In general, such programs run for one year. It’s critical for all students thinking about enrolling in a program to research the school and program to ensure the best fit.

Individuals who earn biomedical science degrees work in a wide variety of fields. For example, they are employed in labs, in the biotech industry and even in journalism writing about biomedical science. They may choose to specialize in a field, such as gerontology or microbiology, or pursue doctoral degrees. Some aspiring doctors also get education in biomedical science.

Prospective biomedical science students have many international options from universities. They can also enroll in online classes for added flexibility. To begin, 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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57 Results in Biomedical Studies

Tulane University - Biomedical Sciences Graduate Program (School of Medicine)

This one-year post-baccalaureate program leading to the degree of Master of Biomedical Science in Microbiology and Immunology has been designed to prepare students for ca ... [+]

Strengthen your application to graduate or professional school!

Program overview

This one-year post-baccalaureate program leading to the degree of Master of Biomedical Science in Microbiology and Immunology has been designed to prepare students for careers in biomedical sciences and to provide an in-depth educational experience to improve the probability of gaining admission to a postgraduate professional school such as medical, dental, veterinary schools or Ph.D. programs. Class size is limited to 20 students. All courses are taught within the Tulane School of Medicine by full-time faculty.

Program Calendar

The M.S. in Microbiology and Immunology curriculum is designed for completion within one year. Classes will start late August and end by May of the following year.... [-]

USA New Orleans
August 2019
Full-time
1 year
Campus
Umeå University Faculty of Medicine

Are you interested in scientific research? Do you want to learn more about diseases and understand why some people get sick and others don’t? In that case, we recommend t ... [+]

About

Are you interested in scientific research? Do you want to learn more about diseases and understand why some people get sick and others don’t? In that case, we recommend that you join the Master in Biomedicine program at Umeå University. The Master programme in Biomedicine will give you excellent knowledge and skills to use advanced scientific methods and will prepare you for PhD studies or the basis for a job in pharmaceutical companies, with authorities or in the health care system.

While studying

The first semester is opened with a course in Advanced Biomedicine. The course is composed of four Areas of Excellence at Umeå University: infections, cancer, metabolic diseases and the neurological system. In this course, you will also be trained in bioinformatics, biostatistics, the theory of knowledge and ethics.... [-]

Sweden Umeå
September 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
MAHSA University

The Master in Pharmacy is a postgraduate degree program for advanced students who seek to expand their knowledge and command of pharmacy to go on to more demanding positi ... [+]

Program Overview

The Master in Pharmacy is a postgraduate degree program for advanced students who seek to expand their knowledge and command of pharmacy to go on to more demanding positions in the areas of community pharmacy, clinical pharmacy, veterinary pharmacy, military pharmacy or specialty pharmacy, as well as pharmacy informatics.

Master in Pharmacy candidates typically go on to have successful careers in the fields of pharmacology, science writing, toxicology, and health and regulation in medical institutions.

During program, candidates will be doing intensive research of areas such as advanced pharmacy practice and pharmacotherapy, foundations of clinical science, concepts in pharmaceutical science, pharmacology, drug disposition, applied pharmacotherapy, medical chemistry for pharmacy, medicinal product formulation, professional service, pharmacy placement, clinical and evidence-based practice, integrated therapeutics, leadership and management of health services, and nutrition, health and biotechnology.... [-]

Malaysia Shah Alam Kuala Lumpur
January 2020
Full-time
2 years
Campus
CESIF

This program of professional specialization is geared towards Higher Degree, preferably in the area of ​​Health Sciences (Biology, Pharmacy, Medicine, Chemistry, etc.) wh ... [+]

A WHO SHOULD

This program of professional specialization is geared towards Higher Degree, preferably in the area of ​​Health Sciences (Biology, Pharmacy, Medicine, Chemistry, etc.) who want a quick labor incorporation into positions of responsibility related to the clinical development and medical departments -scientists, both pharmaceutical companies and the international and local professional structures of any Contract research Organization (CRO) or presence in a global market and contributing to the proper implementation of international clinical research protocols.

OBJECTIVES

The CESIF International Master in Clinical Trials Monitoring has as main objective to acquire a solid foundation of knowledge needed in various matters relating to the International Clinical Research in humans and its different phases and processes and deepen the comprehensive understanding of drug development and current processes for commissioning up, monitoring and control of low clinical research existing quality procedures and all for phase clinical research cycle.... [-]

Spain Spain Online
April 2019
Part-time
1 year
Online
Åbo Akademi University

Biomedical imaging has emerged as one of the most important technology areas in basic bioscience and biomedical research as well as in clinical medicine and translational ... [+]

Degree awarded: Master of Science Annual intake: 20 Contact: bima-office@bioimaging.fiWebsite: www.abo.fi/bioimaging, www.bioimaging.fi/program

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Biomedical Imaging – more than you can imagine!

With an ever-increasing dependency on technological processes in science, biomedical imaging has become a popular in subjects ranging from biosciences to engineering. New imaging technologies are developed constantly, and imaging has become an essential tool for cutting-edge discoveries in the biotech industry, as well as in areas such as biomedical research. In the Master's Degree Programme in Biomedical Imaging students will gain an understanding of theoretical and practical processes of a wide range of biomedical imaging technologies, with a heavy focus on the interdisciplinary nature of the field. The studies thus also provide students with strong knowledge either in cell biology, anatomy, and physiology, nanomedicine or biophysics, depending on the area of imaging specialization.... [-]

Finland Turku
August 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
Erasmus MC Netherlands Institute for Health Sciences - Erasmus University Rotterdam

There is a great need for clinicians who can combine patient care and research. This Research Master programme is a unique opportunity for medical students to become clin ... [+]

Patient care and clinical research: what a combination. Learn both how to produce the best diagnoses and provide the best treatment, and get ready for a dual career as a clinician and a researcher.

The Research Master programme in Clinical Research aims to provide students with a thorough understanding of methods in clinical research and sufficient knowledge of clinical specialist areas, for example medical technology, immunology or molecular biology. On the basis of this knowledge, the student will be prepared to write a research protocol and to perform research.

This Research Master is the result of a partnership between the Netherlands Institute for Health Sciences (NIHES) and a large variety of university departments with a known track-record in clinical and translational research at Erasmus MC. Pursue research opportunities in a range of fields such as endocrinology, cardiovascular research, various subfields in oncology, pediatrics, obstetrics, urology, transplantation medicine, gastroenterology and hepatology, surgical research, and musculoskeletal science.... [-]

Netherlands Rotterdam
August 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
Karolinska Institutet

The Master's Programme in Biomedicine gives students an in-depth knowledge within the broad and expanding biomedical field and specializes in creating new and advanced sk ... [+]

The Master's Program in Biomedicine gives students an in-depth knowledge within the broad and expanding biomedical field and specializes in creating new and advanced skills for the improvement of human health. The program provides a solid platform for independent research and the application of new knowledge within the field of molecular medicine. The program focuses on understanding disease mechanisms, particularly for the most common and widespread diseases, which may lead to the future development of methods for diagnosis and treatment of these diseases. Karolinska Institutet (KI) is one of the world's leading universities in the biomedical field. The Master's Program in Biomedicine is research-oriented and runs in close association with KI’s renowned research environment. The program focuses on basic biological knowledge and how it is used to drive medical developments forward. The first part of the program provides a general, advanced biomedical base. Students may then develop a more personalized study through a deeper exploration of one of KI’s research areas, by taking elective courses and/or performing independent research projects.... [-]

Sweden Stockholm
August 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
University of Eastern Finland

This master's degree programme in medical physics is a multidisciplinary two-year master's degree programme that combines high-level research and teaching. The programme ... [+]

About

This master's degree programme in medical physics is a multidisciplinary two-year master's degree programme that combines high-level research and teaching. The programme is designed for all nationalities, and a maximum of 15 students will be accepted into it.

To apply for the programme, the applicant is expected to have a three-year bachelor´s degree or an equivalent university degree in an applicable field (physics or engineering), as well as very good skills in both written and spoken English. Learn more about the admission requirements.

In the programme, curriculum theory meets practice: The programme includes the possibility for a clinical practicum at the Kuopio University Hospital, consisting of e.g. quality assurance measurements, training in radiation dosage planning for cancer treatment and getting familiar with the routine tasks of a medical physicist. The clinical practicum can be replaced with a research practicum at one of the high-class research groups at the Department of Applied Physics at the University of Eastern Finland. The curriculum of the medical physics programme has been constructed so that, in addition to compulsory courses, the student also has optional courses or study modules which can be freely included in the studies according to students´ academic interests and future career plans. Learn more about the programme curriculum.... [-]

Finland Kuopio
August 2019
2 years
Campus
Utrecht University

Through the program’s cutting-edge research in methodology and statistics, you will acquire the knowledge and skills needed to carry out fundamental and applied research ... [+]

ABOUT

Modern society is highly data-driven. Everything is monitored and measured, yet there are major challenges to finding optimal ways to design research, analyze data, and extract the most valuable information.

This selective Master’s program combines the research expertise of the following departments at Utrecht University (UU) and the University of Twente (UT):

Department of Methodology and Statistics (UU) Department of Biostatistics, University Medical Centre Utrecht (UU) Department of Research Methodology, Measurement and Data Analysis (UT)

This program therefore also has two main study locations you can choose from, that is, either Utrecht University or the University of Twente. The collaboration between these departments provides you with an exceptionally broad range of internship opportunities and thesis topics focused on the following fields: Behavioural Sciences | Biomedical Sciences | Social Sciences... [-]

Netherlands Utrecht
September 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
University Of Tuebingen Faculty Of Medicine

The interprofessional and innovative master’s degree program in Biomedical Technologies is characterized by practice orientation and internationality. Lectures are embedd ... [+]

The interprofessional and innovative master’s degree program in Biomedical Technologies is characterized by practice orientation and internationality. Lectures are embedded in a modern technological and medical environment and are supported by an interdisciplinary team of internationally well-known and distinguished scientists. Graduates are well prepared for various professional challenges and have excellent career perspectives in Biomedical Technologies.

The Eberhard Karls University Tübingen

Innovative. Interdisciplinary. International. Since 1477. The University of Tübingen has combined these leading principles in its teaching and research since its foundation. It is one of the oldest and most renowned universities in Germany and offers a first-class framework for professional studies, as well as the possibility to set personal accents and priorities. Many further amenities enhance the attractive study conditions, such as the campus sports program, the center for foreign languages, the interdisciplinary ‘Studium Generale’ and the modern university library. Let the university’s slogan speak for itself: attempto – I dare!... [-]

Germany Tübingen
October 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
Saint Joseph University of Beirut

The Master of Biomarketing is a program of the Faculty of Sciences of Saint Joseph University of Beirut in Lebanon. ... [+]

Presentation of the Program

The Master of Biomarketing is a program of the Faculty of Sciences of Saint Joseph University of Beirut in Lebanon.

This Master program aims to train professionals and build an executive profile for students-candidates in the field of Natural Sciences and Marketing. Students-scientists will become strategic decision makers able to analyze markets dynamics, to master business intelligence and development and to elaborate marketing, communication, and media plans.

Such profile requires both technical and scientific skills useful for biological products and materials on one side and applied marketing and communication skills to different sectors such as the chemical industry, pharmaceuticals, food and beverages, cosmetics and paramedical products, on another side. Thus, the first year of the Master has two main components: first, fundamental, which objective is to provide a solid scientific and technical basis to students, the second, pragmatic application, focusing on the business side, remarkably marketing and communication.... [-]

Lebanon Beirut
October 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
Kaunas University of Technology

The program mainly consists of the studies of individual, environmental and substance exposure to radiation, focusing on the use of radiation for treatment and diagnosis ... [+]

Overview

The programme mainly consists of the studies of radiation impact on individuals, environment and materials, focusing on the use of ionizing radiation for treatment and diagnosis of oncological diseases, and protection of individuals and environment from unreasonable radiation. Knowledge, skills and competencies of graduates are regulated by EC directive 2013/59/EURATOM; therefore, they have unique prospects for international development and career.

Why @KTU? Combination of physics and medical sciences

The study program is implemented together with the Lithuanian University of Health Sciences and is harmonized with Medical Physics study programs of other European and world’s universities by www.iomp.org.... [-]

Lithuania Kaunas
September 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
Örebro University

Nutritional Molecular Medicine and Bioinformatics is a two-year international Master's programme using problem-based learning (PBL) and designed to offer students scienti ... [+]

Have you ever wondered where the word gut feeling comes from, or why stress induces abdominal discomfort? If so, this Master's programme may be of interest to you.

Nutritional Molecular Medicine and Bioinformatics is a two-year international Master's programme using problem-based learning (PBL) and designed to offer students scientific knowledge and competence to understand the complex bidirectional signalling between the gut and the brain. It focuses on in-depth knowledge on how diet and nutrition, the intestinal microbes, the intestine and the brain interact, as well as: i) how this is related to aberrant function of the gut and the brain, ii) how this relates to clinical practice, and iii) how this can be elucidated by state-of-the-art clinical and experimental research. The programme also provides you with an understanding of: i) how cellular processes relate to organ functions, ii) how the (patho)physiology of gut-brain interactions relates to nutritional, microbiological, gastroenterological and neurobiological aspects (with a human and clinical perspective), and iii) how bioinformatics can be an important tool to reach that understanding. This knowledge is essential for the development of new strategies to diagnose, prevent and treat the often debilitating disorders related to gut and brain function.... [-]

Sweden Örebro
August 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
University of Birmingham - College of Medical and Dental Sciences

This programme will equip you with the necessary ethos, critical evaluative skills and technical competence to pursue a research career in the in vivo sciences. Such an a ... [+]

Master of Research in Biomedical Research (Integrative and Translational)

Details:

You will graduate equipped with essential skills for training to PhD level with an excellent grounding for future careers in biological research, the pharmaceutical industry or higher education.

A Home Office Personal Licence, for which training is provided, is a prerequisite for this course (seehere for further information).The research project will require students to carry out licensed procedures. This module will be taught at the beginning of the MRes.

A practical in vivo research skills module involves progressive training with equipment using in vitro and ex vivo approaches. In vivo research modules provides seminars from research-active scientists about their approaches, and a series of taster projects where you observe current research projects in action. A research methods module gives theoretical and practical instruction in common techniques, experiemenal design and data analysis. The in vivo research project takes 20 weeks and gives you the opportunity to develop your skills in publishable-quality research.... [-]

United Kingdom Birmingham
August 2019
Full-time
Part-time
1 - 2 years
Campus
Leiden University

This programme will give you a thorough understanding of human health and disease. Through compulsory and elective courses and traineeships, you will develop a strong bas ... [+]

The Master Biomedical Sciences deals with all normal and abnormal processes in the human body. The primal goal of the program is to better understand diseases in order to improve existing therapeutic interventions and/or suggest new ones.

What does this master’s program entail?

The Master Biomedical Sciences deals with all normal and abnormal processes in the human body. The primal goal of the program is to better understand diseases in order to improve existing therapeutic interventions and/or suggest new ones.

Besides the common program, which teaches you the basic knowledge you need about research in Biomedical Sciences, your program is further defined by one of the specializations:... [-]

Netherlands Leiden The Hague
February 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus