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New Pre-Masters gives you access to prestigious postgraduate degrees in biological and medical sciences

Posted 23 May 2018
New Sheffield Bioscience Pre-Masters

Launching September 2018 at the University of Sheffield International College, a new Bioscience Pre-Masters pathway module will give postgraduate students access to a greater breadth of degrees than ever before.

The programme will give you the opportunity to become part of the next generation of scientists leading innovations in academia, industry, healthcare and the environment. There is a growing demand in developed countries around the world for skilled, multi-disciplinary bioscientists. An MSc or an MRes from the University of Sheffield will be the ideal preparation for roles in major international organisations and research institutes.

The Bioscience pathway is offered within the Science and Engineering Pre-Masters programme at the International College. You can choose from a wide range of progression degrees within the following subject areas:

  • Biomedical science
  • Molecular biology and biotechnology
  • Animal and plant sciences
  • Psychology

Completing the programme will give you the confidence, subject knowledge and understanding needed to progress to a taught Masters degree at a World Top 100 University.

Why study biological sciences at Sheffield?

You will be taught by world-class scientists and academic researchers at the forefront of their field, with access to the latest facilities. Real-world experience will help you build on your existing scientific knowledge and practical skills, to prepare you for your future career. Biological science degrees typically lead to careers in biomedical research, biotechnology and pharmaceuticals.

The University of Sheffield

  • A World Top 100 University (QS World University Rankings 2018)
  • Top 10 within the Russell Group of Universities
  • 97% of Biomedical Science graduates were in work or further study six months after graduation (Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education 2016/17)
Learn more about the new Bioscience pathway within the Science and Engineering Pre-Masters programme at the University of Sheffield International College.