Centre for Clinical and Biomedical Sciences

Welcome to the Centre for Clinical and Biomedical Sciences

Welcome to the Centre for Clinical and Biomedical Sciences

Are you looking to advance your skills and knowledge in clinical practice? The dynamic courses offered within this area will allow you to upskill, advance and are flexible to the busy working lives of healthcare practitioners. The University of Bolton’s Centre for Clinical and Biomedical Sciences courses are based in our £31 million state-of-the-art Bolton One facility. Key facilities in Bolton One are our Clinical Simulation Suites, where you will learn to apply your knowledge to real-life situations using our simulated environment and patients. You will develop your confidence, practical skillset and test your abilities within a safe setting, before applying these in clinical practice. 


Resuscitation room in a Clinical Simulation Suite (CSS) in Bolton One

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Model in CSS at our £31 million state-of-the-art Bolton One facility.

Clinical and Biomedical Sciences

The University of Bolton is ranked number one in the North West for student satisfaction by The Complete University Guide 2020 for the second year in a row. We put our students first, to ensure that you’re getting the most out of your university experience, and post-graduation, enjoy a rewarding career. As well as a range of master's programmes, we also have a suite of undergraduate and postgraduate stand-alone modules for those students who wish to study in a more flexible, bitesize way. Whichever course you choose to enrol on, you can be certain that you are on a unique and exciting route to clinical care. As an experienced graduate within both simulated and real-life environments, you will considerably enhance your career prospects. At the University of Bolton, we are proud of the fact that we know our students by your name and not your student number.

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Testimonials

Shaun Tierney

MSc Advanced Practice | 2019

"The knowledge gained on the MSc has improved my patient care, and provided the opportunity to influence practice wider through speaking internationally in America."

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Amalia Gervasutti

MSc Physician Associate | 2019

"I like that there is a lot of academic support which helps to facilitate my learning. There is also excellent guidance with practical skills. The self-directed learning aspects are well balanced with the lecture-delivered content. The content that is delivered in lectures is done by leading professionals in the medical industry. Further, because of the close relationship of the Trust with the University of Bolton, there has been real progress in establishing the role in practice.

I would recommend it because it’s a developing role, with increasing demand. I also believe that it would be very rewarding making a difference not only to individual patients but to our health care system."

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Charlotte Cain

MSc Physician Associate | 2019

"I chose a career as a PA following my Natural Sciences undergraduate degree, as I wanted to transfer my biological knowledge into a more clinical career. I have always been interested in healthcare and working with people.

I applied to the University of Bolton, as it has a good reputation for health courses and works closely with Bolton Hospital, which is highly regarded. I enjoy being taught by lecturers from different backgrounds, which provides me with a wealth of knowledge. I have become more independent, due to the high level of self-directed learning and the course has increased my confidence, due to learning many new skills. I would recommend the course because we have small class sizes and are well supported. Also, the course had provided me with the opportunity to gain new skills and knowledge in preparation for practice."

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Nuno Costa

MSc Physician Associate | 2019

"I had a feeling that University of Bolton was the right place to study and I wasn't wrong! Did I chose Bolton or Bolton chose me? What I like about the course at Bolton is the small class, lots of support from the tutors and being part of a group that will have a strong impact in the community. After all we are the pioneers.

It has changed my learning significantly because every time I go for placements at the hospital I feel that what I'm learning in class really makes sense. I feel I am able to make a difference in someone's life in the future, this doesn't have any price."

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Lee Greenwood

MSc in Advanced Practice | 2019

"I have chosen the University of Bolton to study at MSc in Advanced Practice for a number of reasons. On researching the course, I found that the university has been voted the number 1 in the Greater Manchester area and currently holds the title of university of the year in the area.

Furthermore, I was recommended by a fellow colleague who had completed the MSc in Advanced practice to attend Bolton. Positive traits such as supportive, friendly, accessible, going the extra mile, ease of web based learning and cost effective were the main drivers for me to want to attend."

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Blog

What a career in Biomedical and Medical Engineering looks like

02 Jun 20

Choosing which degree to study can be challenging. Weighing up multiple options, between what you enjoy, what you’re good at and what you want to be doing in the future. At the end of the day, the best way to discover where your degree...

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What a career in Clinical and Biomedical Sciences looks like

02 Jun 20

Deciding on a career path can seem like a tremendous task to begin with. After studying multiple subjects for years, you finally have an idea about what you enjoy learning and potentially a career to pursue. The next step is to look for ...

At the University of Bolton Biomedical Engineering school, a a view of a Clinical Simulation Suite (CSS) in Bolton One

Which Biomedical Science career is right for you?

05 May 20

Going to the doctors and giving a sample is a common task, you wait a couple of weeks, and you get your results back. On the face of it, the doctor is the only person involved, what most patients don’t realise is that the true heroes a...

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What are biomedical engineers doing to help the coronavirus crisis?

01 May 20

When a pandemic arises, certain roles have to put their workload into overdrive to cope with the situation, but also find solutions to additional issues. The nation pulls together in a heroic effort to try and comfort one another and hel...

Students looking at an anatomy model in a Clinical Simulation Suite

What are the graduate prospects for Biomedical Scientist students?

30 Apr 20

As new drugs and treatments are developed, the demand for Biomedical Scientists is increasing. The world of biomedical science offers both a wide variety of roles and excellent rates of pay.

Medical biology careers span the spectru...

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Life-changing discoveries made by Biomedical Scientists

29 Apr 20

Our understanding of the human body is always evolving; informed by new research and scientific development. In-line with this, technological advances are extending the realms of possibility.

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