BSc Biomedical Sciences
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If you’re more interested in discovering mysteries of human body and exploring new ways to fight diseases, Bachelor of Biomedical Sciences would be a good choice for you.
JUPAS Entrance Requirements
|JS1807 BSc Biomedical Sciences
|Minimum Level Required
|Citizenship and Social Development
|Level 3 in Biology or Chemistry
|Level 3 in one elective subject from:
- Business, Accounting and Financial Studies
- Design and Applied Technology
- Information and Communication Technology
- Attained with Distinction II in ApL 'Medical Laboratory Science'
- Besides Category A elective subjects, Mathematics extended modules (M1/M2) and “other languages” (at grade E or above) can also be used to meet the elective requirement. If students take both M1 and M2, they are counted as one subject only.
- For details of the alternative Chinese Language qualifications acceptable by the University for Non-Chinese Speaking (NCS) students, please click here.
For details of the programme's curriculum structure, please visit the Undergraduate Catalogue.
The Department of Biomedical Sciences was established in January 2014 to develop strategic growth areas in the life sciences. It has the aim of becoming a leading centre for biomedical education and cutting-edge research on life and biomedical science. The Department provides programmes that best equip graduates for future careers in healthcare, pharmaceutical, biotech and related industries. It currently offers two undergraduate majors, MSc in Health Sciences and Management, and MPhil and PhD research degree programmes in a stimulating teaching, learning and research environment..
The Department of Biomedical Sciences offers two undergraduate majors:
• BSc Biological Sciences
• BSc Biomedical Sciences
The Biomedical Sciences major emphasizes the integration of basic fundamental knowledge in biomedical sciences with investigative skills and state-of-the-art technologies to enable students to understand the causes and diagnoses and treatments of human disorders and diseases. The programme is designed to prepare graduates for employment in medical & diagnostic laboratories, medical device & biotech/pharmaceutical industries and research. Our unique industry-informed curriculum provides students with extensive exposure to medical laboratory technology, modern biotechnology, and medical lab/industrial training opportunities through our strategic partnership with the healthcare and medical laboratory sectors as well as biotech & pharmaceutical industries.
Medical and Health Services
Diagnostics sector in medical and health industries
Medical devices sector in the health industry
Pharmaceutical and laboratory instrumentation industries
Education and Research
Professors/lecturers in universities
Principle investigators in universities and non-profit research institutes
Scientists/researchers in pharmaceutical and biotech R&D industries
Management and Consultant
Product marketing and sales
Consultancy servicesLaboratory management
Clinical trials management
Environmental Protection Department
Department of Food and Health
Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department
Patent law firm
Clinical/Industrial Attachments and Study Trips
Our undergraduate programme is dedicated not only to disseminating knowledge to students, but also to providing opportunities and experience in the real-world environment, including practical sessions, clinical/industrial attachments and study trips. Students will be able to develop and apply their knowledge and receive insights on industry skills from experts in the field.
Resources and Facilities
You’ll work alongside excellent professors and researchers to acquire a variety of knowledge covering different areas of biology, life sciences and biomedical sciences. You'll also engage in dynamic classroom discussions and participate in lab practicals that will help you develop a deep understanding of the subject. Our programmes also offer a unique blend of theoretical and practical training, designed to prepare you for a career in the ever-evolving field of biomedical sciences. Our top-notch faculty and scientists with excellent research achievements will provide supervision to you for conducting cutting-edge research or project study at our state-of-the-art laboratories including electrophysiology and in vivo imaging, and anatomical, genetic, molecular and cellular tools to address challenges in the biomedical sciences.