School of Biomedical Sciences



The skills developed during your Biomedical Sciences degree will equip you for a wide range of graduate careers.

You can find out what careers our graduates go into in the latest Destination of Leavers from Higher Education statistics and our alumni profiles.

These can include careers such as:

  • laboratory scientists in hospitals, universities, research institutes and industry
  • science communicators eg journalists, medical writers, PR, medical charities
  • teachers in schools or colleges
  • roles in industry eg marketing, brand management, medical sales
  • patent work
  • science funding, policy and administration

Develop your skills

You can do work experience in research laboratories through vacation placements, and our second year part-time laboratory assistant scheme.

The University Careers Service offers careers guidance and advice throughout your studies and up to three years after graduation.