School of Biomedical and Healthcare Sciences
University of Plymouth
Healthcare Science (both pathways) admissions queries
The school office is located in the Portland Square Building, Room C206. Visit the University's location pages for further information.
Postgraduate taught programmes
Postgraduate research programmes
We offer Research Masters (ResM), Master of Philosophy (MPhil), Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) and Doctor of Medicine (MD) programmes.
Continuing Professional Development
Developing a 'first-in-class', single dose antibiotic
Professor Mathew Upton, Associate Professor (Reader) in Medical Microbiology, talks about his work with antibiotics.
Nutrition, Exercise and Health graduate – Nils Swindell
View the Nutrition, Exercise and Health course siteRecently graduated Nutrition, Exercise and Health student Nils Swindell talks about his course and his placement monitoring runners in the Dragon's Back Race.
Visit the BSc (Hons) Biomedical Science programme pageThe on-campus practical labs and workshops offered by BSc (Hons) Biomedical Science introduced Christina to a helpful and supportive network of lecturers and course mates.
Teaching and Learning
Engagement, experience and expertise
Systems Biology Centre
The Systems Biology Centre offers genomics and proteomics facilities to researchers within and external to the University.
Learn about our varied research topics within the Biomedical Research Group, which include:
The University has showcased how it is at the forefront of ground breaking research in addressing global health challenges to an audience of national health influencers, and guest of honour, Rt Hon. The Lord Willetts.
The University’s Health Research Showcase was hosted by its Chancellor, The Lord Kestenbaum at One Great George Street, London on Thursday 19 October.
It was an opportunity to see and discuss some of the University’s internationally-leading research that is making a real difference to people’s lives, the research crosses work enabled by the University of Plymouth’s interdisciplinary research institutes.
View our detailed information, dates and contact detailsA forum for staff and students from all health and social care professions to come together to discuss the emotional care aspects of their work and training.
Faculty of Health
Exceptional clinical and academic learning, social engagement and research in medicine, dentistry, nursing, psychology and health professions