Entry requirements, skills and interests (biomedical science)

You can enter biomedical science through three different routes.

Entry requirements

There are currently three main entry points into training as a biomedical scientist:

Find out more about the training you’ll receive and registration for a career as a biomedical scientist.

Other opportunities

Healthcare science assistants and healthcare science associates work in many areas of healthcare science, where they support healthcare scientists and clinical scientists. Within pathology, they may be involved in taking blood and running routine tests, for example.

Find out more about healthcare science assistants and associates.

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