Careers and Entrepreneurship

What do Sussex 2015 Biomedical Science grads do?

Find out about what Sussex Biomedical Science graduates go on to do. Here is a rundown of what 2015 graduates were doing 6 months after leaving Sussex:

Six months after graduating in 2015

  • Main activity: 91% of respondents from Life Sciences were in work or further study. 77% of those in work were in graduate level jobs
  • Sectors: Of those in employment, 23% were in human health & social work, 15% were in education, 11% were in professional, scientific & technical services, 11% were in administration and support activities.

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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:

  • Chemistry Learning Mentor
  • Healthcare and Science Associate in Reproductive Medicine
  • Laboratory Chemist
  • Marketing Assistant
  • Medical Lab Assistant
  • Microbiologist Technician
  • Secondary School Science Teacher
Further Study

Samples from our survey:

  • MSc Cancer Cell Biology - University of Sussex
  • MSc Biology - University of Sussex
  • MSc Genetic Manipulation and Cell Biology - University of Sussex
  • MSc Global Health - University of Sussex
  • MSc Neuroscience - University of Sussex
  • MSc Stratified Medicine and Pharmacological Innovation - University of Glasgow
  • MSc Drug Discovery Skills - King's College London
  • MSc Medical Microbiology - Queen Mary University of London
  • PhD Molecular Biology - University of Edinburgh
  • Graduate Entry Medicine - University of Nottingham, University of Southampton
  • Medicine - University of Dundee, UCL, University of Glasgow, BSMS, King's College London, University of Warwick, Queen's University Belfast
  • MSc Technology and Innovation Management - University of Sussex
  • MSc Project Management and Innovation - University of Sussex

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