BTEC HND in Applied Science

If you’re successful at A-Level, BTEC HND in Biomedical Science is a great way to get a degree or an internationally recognized qualification. This can help you get a high-paying job in your chosen field. This is a 4-semester course that will enable the student to complete the top-up degree with any university in UK. Upon completion of the course, the student will be eligible to become a Registered Biomedical Scientist.

The Edexcel BTEC HND is a pre-degree or Vocational Qualification awarded by Edexcel in the UK. Successful completion of this BTEC HND guarantees a placement in either second or third year in any university or college in the UK or elsewhere. Higher National Diploma, or BTEC HND, is a flagship qualification from Edexcel. HNDs are offered in over 9 major disciplines, and are 16 Unit qualifications that can be completed at approved Edexcel centres.

Awarding University

Course Duration




2 ACADEMIC YEARS

Programme Structure

Semester - 01
  • Fundamentals of Laboratory Techniques
  • Cell Biology
  • Fundamentals of Chemistry
  • Anatomy and Physiology
Semester - 02
  • Fundamentals of Biochemistry
  • Microbology
  • Medical Microbiology
  • Biochemistry of Macromolecules & Metabolic Pathways
Semester - 03
  • Molecular Biology and Genetics
  • Immunology
  • Regulation & Quality in Applied Sciences
  • Analysis of Scientific Data and Information
Semester - 04
  • Histology and Hematology
  • Clinical Chemistry
  • Infectious Disease and Diagnosis
  • Applied Sciences Research Project

Entry Requirements

GCE O/L Need to have 6 Pass including English & Maths
& GCE A/L 3 passes or equivalent qualification, Science stream

Potential Criteria