Study biochemistry and biomedical science

Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) Gold award

Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) Gold award

Our commitment to high quality teaching has been recognised with a TEF Gold rating. The University has received an overall rating of Gold, as well as securing a Gold award in the framework's two new student experience and student outcomes categories.


With a degree in biochemistry, you could help solve many of life's biggest challenges, by learning the molecular processes that control life, from molecules (such as DNA and proteins) and cells to the complex structures of whole organisms.

Our biochemistry course is accredited by the Royal Society of Biology (RSB) and provides a gateway for graduate entry to careers in pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, forensics, medicine and teaching.

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Biomedical science

Our biomedical science course provides first-hand experience of a busy research or diagnostic laboratory. This course is accredited by the Institute of Biomedical Science (IBMS) and you'll have the opportunity to apply to register as a Biomedical Scientist with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).

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Biomedical science

Our facilities

Our facilities enable students to prepare for their future careers.

Pharmacy, chemistry and biosciences students benefit from new, state-of-the-art laboratories and pharmacy dispensing and hospital ward simulation suites.

Forensic science students can gain real-world experience in our scene-of-crime house, using specialist equipment and precise techniques to obtain and preserve samples and evidence.

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Future Skills

Knowledge to give you the edge

Embedded within every course curriculum and throughout the whole Kingston experience, Future Skills will play a role in shaping you to become a future-proof graduate, providing you with the skills most valued by employers such as problem-solving, digital competency, and adaptability.

As you progress through your degree, you'll learn to navigate, explore and apply these graduate skills, learning to demonstrate and articulate to employers how future skills give you the edge.

At Kingston University, we're not just keeping up with change, we're creating it.

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