Study a Master's In Biotechnology and Biomedical Science

A science student looking into a microscope

Study a master's in biosciences in our world-class Bodmer laboratories minutes from Manchester city centre - one of the fastest-growing regions outside of London for employment in science and biomedical science-based roles.

Our programmes equip our graduates with the skills employers are looking for and they go on to achieve success by winning awards, working with leading organisations, setting up their own ground-breaking companies or publishing cutting-edge research to support their communities. Some of the exciting organisations are graduates work for include the University of Cambridge, the NHS and ICON PLC.

Ready to takethe next step?

Discover how to apply to study a bioscience course at Salford.

Explore our biosciences courses

MSc Biomedical Science

Led by internationally-renowned academics with track-records in world-leading research, our biomedical science master's will help you to build your knowledge about cutting edge experimental techniques through direct engagement with biomedical communities. You will explore key topics in the sector delivered by leading academics in our world-class Bodmer laboratories.

MSc Biomedical Science

MSc Drug Design and Discovery

In this course you will discover where chemistry, nanotechnology and genome technology are pushing the boundaries of research. You will acquire strong training in drug synthesis, natural product chemistry and molecular modelling, whilst developing a range of transferable skills.

MSc Drug Design and Discovery

MSc Biotechnology

During this course, you will learn how genetic modification and genome editing contribute to both medical and commercial research, whilst building your understanding of genome editing technology. You will develop your practical and analytical skills in our world-class Bodmer labs.

MSc Biotechnology

Study in a world-class laboratory

Biomedical science

Salford is at the heart of the bioscience community. We pioneer knowledge exchange through our dedicated teaching, collaborative research, and investments in our world-class Bodmer Laboratories - check out the video below for a tour!

Our bioscience-focused postgraduate courses are taught by highly-experienced, research-focused academics and are designed to equip science graduates and professionals with laboratory skills, critical thinking and analytical techniques, ready to thrive in the bioscience revolution.

International students in the Bodmer labs

Why choose Salford?


Learn from industry experts in our world-class Bodmer Lab in the heart of our green Peel Park campus.


Join 4,500 other international students on our vibrant global campus, with expert support services, a dedicated faith centre and opportunities to explore your passions.


Get up to £3,000 scholarship to fund your studies. You can also spread the cost of tuition across 7 monthly instalments.