Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Science

This course will provide graduates with contemporary skills in biomedical science which will make them highly employable within the biotechnology, biopharmaceutical and medical device industries in Ireland and abroad.

The key features of this course are that it combines skills in biomedical science with an in-depth knowledge of legislation and regulation and quality control systems for the respective industries.


Graduates are well placed to enter a variety of different positions in industry and their overall employability is enhanced. Graduates can expect exciting and diverse careers within multi-national and indigenous Irish companies in sectors which are predicted to undergo rapid expansion over the next 10 years. Graduates will be working at the forefront of biomedical science technologies.

Progression Chart (L8 Med Biotech)

Life Sciences SG436 Ordinary Bachelor Degree Abinitio

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Applicants should list their CAO course choices in genuine order of preference and they will be offered the course highest up on their list that they are deemed eligible for, if any.

Entry Requirements

Entry requirements for CAO 2020 courses at ITSligo are available for download below:

A science subject at Leaving Certificate is not a requirement for this course.

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Contact Number: 071-9318510