Discover Science courses

Could you be responsible for the next big scientific breakthrough?

NHC’s Science department is located in the heart of the 3rd largest cluster of cell and gene therapy businesses in the world. We’re situated in the ‘Innovation Corridor’, linking industry from London to Cambridge, and our partnerships with employers such as GSK, Catapult, and Airbus mean you’ll be able to apply your skills to real workplaces for a full experience.

Our students have gone on to work on the frontline of many careers in science around the UK and abroad. Whether you want to help solve crimes as a forensic scientist or develop the next important vaccine as a biochemist, NHC will give you the foundation in science you need to kickstart your career.

Who do you want to be?

Discover your future with our range of Science courses

Location: Stevenage Campus

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Specialist modules

Work experience

Our science courses include lots of opportunities for you to get hands-on experience of the world of work, including work experience with a variety of top employers.

Gain experience working with top employers


  • Airbus
  • Fosters Legal Solicitors
  • GSK
  • Hertfordshire Constabulary
  • Leeds Beckett Uni
  • NHS
  • MBDA
“The tutors were there for me, they were supportive and gave me extra help when I needed it. It’s a fantastic opportunity and I wouldn’t pass it up”

Callum Baker, Science student