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Biomedical Science Degrees Abroad

If you take away all the cultural and environmental influences and distill it to pure biology, people are the same all over the world. By pursuing a biomedical science degrees abroad, you will expand your learning opportunities with access to a more diverse range of professors, fellow students, and curricula. This can help you to tap into interesting biomedical science careers such as healthcare, research, or working on initiatives to tackle global health challenges — not to mention the fringe benefits of language skills, cultural immersion, travel, and new friends! Ready to call yourself a biomedical science major?

Why Earn a Biomedical Science Degree

Wherever you choose to go to China or Singapore or Spain or anywhere in between, the basic facts of the sciences won’t change. No matter where you decide to attend biomedical science schools, your opportunities for future employment are steadfast and secure — especially considering your unique resume.

Along the way, while you *might* discover cures for cancer, you’ll definitely discover the huge benefits of choosing to take courses in biomedical sciences abroad. You will broaden your own learning opportunities as you access courses delivered by experts from different countries who can bring interesting perspectives to your learning. You will also benefit greatly from mixing with a broader network of fellow students who can share their ideas and help you to better integrate the knowledge that you acquire.

Several degree programs at international biomedical science schools offer you opportunities to learn about healthcare and health problems in different cultures and societies, helping you to understand the possibilities that lie ahead for you. You may also be able to gain hands-on experience in the roles by volunteering or interning while you study, so whether you want to explore possibilities in disease control, public health, or surgery, there are plenty of ways to explore the question: “What is biomedical science all about?”

Depending on your choice of destination, you will have opportunities to practice new language skills. You will also spend time living in a different country and culture, and you will learn to adapt to new surroundings and gain a better understand of the global community. You’ll make new friends from all over the world with whom you will share the experience and most likely stay in touch with for years to come (great for future vacation planning!).

Locations

Selecting a location for attending biomedical science schools is important, as you want to be stimulated by the environment, but not be so overwhelmed that you’re unable to excel in your classes. Think about the language in which you will study, the types of cultures that intrigue you, and your desired level of intrigue as you check out some of the popular hotspots.

The United Kingdom is home to some of the top universities in the world, hosting professors from around the globe and offering a home away from home degree abroad experience. You won’t be overwhelmed (too much) by culture shock or a language barrier, but you will be infatuated by the quaint cobbled streets, churches, and rolling hills dotted with sheep. There are a wide range of courses that are offered, and it is a popular destination for study abroad participants, so you will also find yourself with plenty of supportive friends.

If British weather doesn’t fill you with joy, consider Australia, another English-medium education system but with more sunshine! Australians are renowned for their friendly, laid-back approach to life, so you’ll soon be drinking stubbies with your new mates as your sausages toast on the barbie. With a wide range of geographical landscapes, sprawling coastlines bordered by the Great Barrier Reef (which has great in its name for a reason), the wild outback and the wonder of Uluru, you’ll also be in a prime position for weekend and vacation explorations.

If you’d like to try somewhere more off-the-beaten-path, take a look at opportunities in the Middle East, like Lebanon or the United Arab Emirates, where the education system is currently blossoming. This less-explored area of the globe will leave your friends and family back home inspired by your adventurous spirit and envious of your cultural acquiesce.

Biomedical Science Degrees

A biomedical science major is prepared to tackle a range of classes, seminars, and often laboratory-based study. Be sure to consider any personal preferences you have for course content and style when selecting where to study, as it may differ by region. Science degrees tend to involve a lot of classroom hours and less personal study time than arts courses so consider your ability to focus for long periods of time; this is of course ideal for those who thrive in the company of their classmates!

There are bachelors, masters, and PhD programs available at international biomedical science schools. You can choose a level of mastery depending on your degree of interest. Keep in mind that some degree programs in foreign countries might require a different time commitment than typical programs in your home country (good news: it can sometimes be less!).

Benefits & Challenges

To get a degree or not to get a degree in biomedical sciences? That’s the age-old question! Don’t regret a missed opportunity to pursue something outside of your comfort zone — you might just fall in love with being abroad. Earning a biomedical sciences degree abroad will help you to grow as a person, to be culturally aware, to become a stronger communicator, to build confidence, and to help you to better understand the world around you, professionally, scholastically, personally, socially… the list goes on!

You may be asking, “What could go wrong?” Remember to balance your time carefully between gallivanting around in the mountains and putting in those all important hours in the library as well. You will have to work hard — after all, it is a degree! Living away from home can also be a challenge, as you will have less support than you are used to, but it will also help you become more independent, so chin up and focus on the positives when things get tough.

It seems you have nothing to lose and a world of opportunities to gain when it comes to pursuing a degree abroad in biomedical sciences. Go forth and truly understand the complex dichotomy of human sameness and cultural difference. Rock that biomedical sciences program abroad!

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