Pursue Your Ambition in Life Sciences with School of Life Sciences (SLS) in Singapore

The MDIS School of Life Sciences open doors for those who wish to pursue their passion in the intriguing, diverse and fascinating fields of biomedical sciences and biotechnology. 

As the demand for life sciences, biomedical and pharmacology increases in Singapore, the programmes we offer at SLS are designed to equip you with both subject-based expertise and application skills necessary in tackling the challenges and developments in the life sciences and medical field.

Upholding our commitment to lifelong learning and quality education, SLS partners with Northumbria University (UK) and Teesside University (UK) to develop and deliver robust and holistic life sciences programmes in Singapore. Pursue your ambition in the life sciences field by considering a biomedical course in Singapore with SLS.

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Northumbria University, UK
Bachelor of Science (Hons) Biomedical ScienceAwarded By: Northumbria University, UKFull Time
Teesside University, UK
Bachelor of Science (Hons) Health Sciences NewAwarded By: Teesside University, UKFull TimePart Time

International Foundation Diploma

The following programmes are currently on teach out mode. We are no longer accepting students for these programmes.

Bachelor of Science (Hons) Biotechnology (Teach-out by Sept 2025)
BSc (Honours) in Biomedical Sciences (Medical Biochem/ Medical Cell Biology/Cancer Biology) (Teach-out by Dec 2022)

Develop Your Skills in the Life Sciences Field in Singapore

Relevant to both local and international students, SLS offers a range of programmes in the life sciences field in Singapore. SLS offers state-of-the art laboratory facilities that are fundamental in developing practical skills through industrial research projects and research development. Prospective life sciences students can take a look at the Science Lab facility provided on the Singapore MDIS campus by taking a virtual tour.

Interested in Life Sciences Courses in Singapore? Register Today

For queries related to life sciences academic programmes and admissions in Singapore, please contact us for relevant information and guidance. For general enquiries, our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) page covers questions concerning our campuses, certifications as an educational institute, and resources for financial assistance – among other topics.

The prestigious partnerships made with other reputable education institutes come with advantageous benefits such as academic rebates. To learn more, please click here.


Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Graduates of the BSc (Hons) Biomedical Science programme by MDIS School of Life Sciences (SLS) in Singapore can pursue a career as medical technologists, research assistants, forensics investigators and medical diagnostic laboratory technicians.

Graduates of the BSc (Hons) Biotechnology qualify for several rewarding career options. These include working as medical technologists, research assistants, forensics investigators, medical diagnostic laboratory technicians, production biotechnologists in biopharmaceutical companies producing drugs, biologics and vaccines, and microbiologists in diagnostics laboratories. Graduates can also explore employment options in the food science sector, taking on positions like food science technologists and high technology agriculture technicians.

There are 16 modules in the BSc (Hons) Biomedical Sciences and 17 modules in the BSc (Hons) Biotechnology course, of which both courses share 10 modules in common.

The modules specific to BSc (Hons) Biomedical Sciences focus on pathology, such as the study of human diseases and haematology, whereas the modules specific to BSc (Hons) Biotechnology pivots around microbiology, plant biology and bioinformatics.

Graduates from the BSc (Hons) Biomedical Sciences can apply for postgraduate medical schools in Singapore and beyond, upon taking the MCAT/GAMSAT.

There are 4 dedicated laboratories catering to Microbiology, Physiology, Chemistry and Molecular Biology.

All laboratories are well-equipped with Biosafety cabinets/CO2 incubators for cell culture, laminar flow/incubators for bacterial culture, qPCR machine, conventional PCR machine, Gel-doc, transilluminator and spectrophotometers, amongst other molecular biology equipment.

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