Undergraduate study

Student libraryTeaching is delivered on the four undergraduate courses run by the College for medical students (Medicine and Surgery MBChB, Medicine and Surgery MBChB Graduate Entry Course), Dentists (Dental Surgery BDS), and Scientists (Biomedical Science BSc). The School is responsible for the organisation and delivery of major teaching programmes in anatomy, (including prosection sessions in the newly refurbished prosectorium), and Immunology and Infection.

Staff in the School also undertake clinical teaching in Immunology, Infection, Virology, Hepatology, Nephrology, Rheumatology, Ophthalmology, Cell and Molecular biology.

Clinical academics within the School have close links with local hospital Trusts and with other health agencies including the University of Birmingham Hospital Foundation Trust, the Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospital Trusts, the Heart of England Foundation Trust, the Health Protection Agency and the National Blood Transfusion Service.  

Programmes available in the School:

Immunity and Infection PhD/MD/MSc by Research

  • Postgraduate
  • Doctoral research
  • Full time, part time

We have a large community of academic, research and support staff and postgraduate students, and an annual turnover of approximately £8 million support for research. Our research is grouped into the following four themes: Immune Regulation; Inflammation and [more...]

Musculoskeletal Ageing and Health - MSc/PG Dip

  • Postgraduate
  • Continuing professional development, taught
  • Full time, part time, 3 years

This programme will be open for applications for 2015/16 in the autumn. If you would like us to let you know when we are accepting applications please contact us using the details on the right.

With rapidly changing demographics, falling birth [more...]

Biomedical Science BSc

  • Undergraduate
  • Single honours
  • 3 years

BSc Biomedical Science, the new name for our highly successful BMedSc Medical Science course, explores the science of the human body and the causes of diseases that affect humans. Our programme explores the major body systems right down to the cellular and [more...]

Medical Science BMedSc

  • Undergraduate
  • Single honours
  • 3 years

Course name change

Please note, from September 2015, the course name will change from Medical Science BMedSc to Biomedical Science BSc. For 2015 entry, please visit the updated course page.

The BMedSc Medical Science course [more...]

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