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Medical science and technology courses

Change lives in the lab with medical science and technology

From DNA sequencing to electrophysiology, learn about the medical technology that changes lives and take your career forward as a medical researcher or clinician.

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Discover more about our range of courses and get a feel for life at for yourself at our next Open Day.

Why study medical science and technology at ?

Our courses give you the chance to make industry connections across our many partnerships with large organisations such as the NHS. You will learn from internationally recognised lecturers, leading research from the front line of clinical practice.

What will you learn/gain?

Gain invaluable expertise for a career in science, you will be studying in some of the best facilities in the UK: housed within a new eco-friendly centre specially built for science and technology, our 30-plus labs include a bio-modelling centre, robotics, mechatronics and a mass spectrometry suite.

What are your career prospects?

Our graduates have gone on to work for well-known organisations including the Anthony Nolan Trust, NHS Hillingdon, Boots, and NHS Whittington. Our courses will give you the experience to work in areas such as; healthcare science, biotechnology, molecular biology, biomedical engineering, cardiovascular study, neuroscience, rehabilitation engineering, microbiology.

Medical science and technology at

You'll be gaining experience in our modern labs where the latest research will inform everything you do.

Our postgraduate courses open the doors to on-the-job lab experience with pioneering organisations like Public Health England.

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Our Medical Science and Tech courses at a glance

UN Sustainable Development goals

State-of-the-art laboratories

Industry recognised

Dedicated facilities

Benefit from a range of modern subject-dedicated facilities such as our cell and tissue culture lab, and our bioscience suite. Expand your learning through placements and work experience modules, designed to improve employability and gain an insight into the practical aspects of working in a science field.

Meet Our Grads: Natural Sciences

Want to find out more about how we support you with your career hear from our BSc Biomedical Science student, Tania.

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Virtual lab simulations open new learning frontier for science and tech at MDX

Our students test their practical skills at home with virtual lab simulations. These virtual experiences also give them the chance to safely learn about dangerous subjects. Plus they feel confident about what to do in our physical labs as they've done it before virtually.

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MDX students at Bradford Science Festival

A team of MDX students and lecturers helped bring a pilot immersive disaster narrative experience, aimed at inspiring children about science and creativity, to this month's Bradford Science Festival.

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