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What do Sussex Biomedical Science grads do?

Find out about what Sussex Biomedical Science graduates go on to do. Here is a rundown of what 2017 graduates were doing 6 months after leaving Sussex:

Six months after graduating in 2017

  • Main activity: 92% of respondents from Life Sciences were in work or further study. 73% of those in work were in graduate level jobs
  • Sectors: Of those in employment, 25% were in professional, scientific & technical services, 16% were in wholesale and retail, 12% were in human health & social work, 9% were in education.

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Here are some examples of where they are working or studying and what job roles or courses they are doing:


Samples from our survey:

Job Roles

Samples from our survey:

  • Clinical Support Worker
  • Healthcare Assistant
  • Graduate Scheme
  • Project Manager
  • Project Coordinator
  • Data Analyst
Further Study

Samples from our survey:

  • PhD Biochemistry - University of Sussex
  • MSc Cancer Cell Biology - University of Sussex
  • MSc Science and Technology Policy - University of Sussex
  • MSc Biomedical Studies - University of Sussex
  • MSc Global Health - BSMS
  • MSc Physician Associate Studies - BSMS
  • Medicine - BSMS, Kings College London, University of Keele, University of Leeds
  • LLB Law (Graduate Entry) - University of Sussex

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