Partnerships in Life Sciences

The School of Life Sciences has partnerships with several prestigious institutions.

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National University of Singapore (NUS) 

This joint degree allows you to study in two leading universities in the field of life sciences, spending the first part of your degree in Dundee, Scotland (5 semesters) and the second part in Singapore at the National University of Singapore (NUS) (3 semesters).

You will graduate with a BSc (Hons) Biological and Biomedical Sciences. 

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Taylor's University, Malaysia

Join the University of Dundee after studying either a foundation year at Taylor's College, or a foundation year plus first year at Taylor's University. If you join from Biomedical Science, you will be able to join either our Biomedical or Biological stream.

If you join from Biotechnology, you will be able to join our Biological Sciences stream. You will graduate with a full degree from our suite of Life Sciences courses.

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International Medical University (IMU), Malaysia

Complete a foundation year in science, followed by a year in Pharmaceutical Chemistry at International Medical University and have the opportunity to join us in Dundee for the final 2 years, graduating with a full degree from the University of Dundee.

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Indonesia International Institute for Life Sciences (i3L)

We are offering an exciting new double degree programme, allowing you to study your first and second years of undergraduate study on a BSc Biomedicine (Tumour Biology) degree at i3L.

You will join the University of Dundee to complete your third and fourth years of a BSc Biomedical Studies degree, and receive a certificate from both institutions.

Find out more about Biomedical Studies with the Indonesia International Institute for Life Sciences (i3L) BSc (Hons)

Central South University (CSU), China

Students at CSU can join one of our level 3 programmes after successful completion of 2 years of a relevant degree at CSU.

Find out more at Central South University

Polytechnic Institutions in Singapore 

We also have a selection of articulation pathways with Polytechnic institutions in Singapore, allowing you to complete a 2-year diploma before entering either our first, second, or third year of an undergraduate degree here at the University of Dundee. Entry is dependent on your diploma route and your GPA. Polytechnics include: 

  • Nanyang Polytechnic 

  • Ngee Ann Polytechnic 

  • Republic Polytechnic 

  • Singapore Polytechnic 

  • Temasek Polytechnic 



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