Your degree can lead to many careers; some require the specific academic and technical knowledge developed from your studies while others will utilise the wider transferable skills that you will medical bioscientists collaborating in the labhave developed.

Each academic department has a Careers Consultant and Placement & Internship Adviser based in the Careers Service. These individuals work closely with the departments via a Departmental Careers Adviser (DCA) to provide tailored careers education and events. You can find out more about our team here or view a list of DCAs here. We are always interested to hear your ideas and feedback!

Our consultants and advisers offer one-to-one appointments that can be booked via JobsLive but we strongly recommend that you do some work first, to get the most from any meeting. We’ve put together some resources and reference links below to get you started.

What can you do with Medical Bioscience?

You might also find the following useful:

  • As part of your Medical Bioscience degree you will meet your careers team at least twice a year in timetabled Careers and skilled based teaching sessions.
  • We run a number of events throughout the year, these include careers fairs, employer presentations, networking events and application workshops. The vast majority are advertised on JobsLive or by department emails. As a student of Medical Bioscience you may find our Life and Health Sciences Careers Fair (mid-late October) or our Career Options in Science Forum (early November) of particular interest.
  • Many Imperial students from Medical Bioscience pursue further study at MSc or PhD level. Find out more about your Further study and funding options.
  • Everyone’s situation is unique but there’re some key steps you can take to develop and progress your career. Check out our Career planning webpages to better understand your skills and make some tough decisions.
  • Whether writing a CV, compiling a Cover Letter or preparing for interview our application process webpages are a great starting point to help you at each stage of a recruitment process.