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    I'm choosing between Warwick and Royal Holloway, and I wanted to know if accreditation was particularly important. Neither of them are accredited with the Institute of Biomedical Sciences, but both are with the Royal Society of Biology. Warwick also has advanced accreditation with the RSB. Should I add this onto the benefits of going to Warwick, or does it not really matter?

    After my degree, I'm hoping to graduate entry medicine. Does it matter that neither of these unis have IBMS accreditation, or should I be okay with RSB accreditation?

    Thanks!
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    If you are definitely going into GEM afterwards then neither accreditation matters.

    If you change your mind, yes, it does matter.
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    In practical terms, Royal Society of Biology accreditation means absolutely jack. It's only been around for a couple of years and confers no advantage over non-accredited degrees.
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    (Original post by Quantex)
    In practical terms, Royal Society of Biology accreditation means absolutely jack. It's only been around for a couple of years and confers no advantage over non-accredited degrees.
    To add to this. IBMS accreditation only really matters if you wish to go on to apply for HCPC registration as a Biomedical Scientist.

    Basically, if being a Biomedical Scientist doesn't and never will interest you, a non-IBMS accredited degree doesn't matter.

    I can't comment on the RSB accreditation as I don't know anything about it.
 
 
 
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