BMC is located at the old artillery field, in the block namned "Rosendal", just opposite the old military campus of Uppsala (see map) . Address of the building is Husargatan 3.

BMC harbours scientific research and education in area such as biology, chemistry, medicine, pharmacy and social sciences.

The main part of the research departments belongs to Uppsala University, but BMC also harbour the Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research.

The BMC administration is responisble for the common facilities and premises.