Course info

UCAS CODE D900
This three-year programme will provide students with a wide knowledge of biological and animal sciences, practical techniques and transferable skills for careers allied to veterinary science, scientific research, conservation, animal welfare and the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries. The programme contains bespoke modules in Bioveterinary Science, in topics such as animal husbandry, veterinary form and function, veterinary parasitology and public health and veterinary epidemiology.... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

Times ranking
36th
Times subject ranking
6th

Duration

Full Time
3 years
Start date
SEP-15

Animal Science

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.

2:1 or above
2:1 or above
The percentage of students who graduated with a 2:1 degree or better.

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.

What you'll study

How you’re assessed

64% EXAM
28% Course work
7% Practical work

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
The minimum grades (and in some cases the subjects) you'll need to get on to this course.

(Typical UCAS points ABB (SQA Advanced Higher: ABB))

Exams Grades / Points Detailed entry requirements
A Level ABB Min. units required: 3. Min. units preferred: 3. Biology and Any Science subject. Subjects excluded: General Studies.
SQA Advanced Higher ABB Contact Institution
Tariff Points 320 N/A

Application rate
Application rate
The percentage of total applicants that actually get offered a place on the course.

212 Total applicants (2013)
183 Successful applicants (2013)
= 50
APPLICANT
SUCCESS RATE

Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.

Animal Science

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Biology
110%
Chemistry
92%
Mathematics
45%
General Studies
26%
Chemistry B (Salters)
24%

Tuition fees

Times ranking
36th
Student rating
(4.3)
Next open day
Choose the University of Liverpool and you will be joining a Russell Group institution - the original 'redbrick' university - situated in one of the most vibrant and affordable student cities in the UK. Ranked in the top 1% of world universities, our tradition of innovation includes a legacy of eight Nobel Laureates and, more recently, leading work in online education. Here your teaching is informed by the latest research, strengthening your future prospects.Our students, once they graduate, are in high demand. High Fliers ranks us in the top 20 of the UK's universities targeted by national recruiters. At Liverpool you will benefit from a truly international student experience. You'll study with students from across the globe, and be able to take advantage of our range of partnerships with international institutions.

Where you’ll study

University of Liverpool

School of Dentistry
University of Liverpool Pembroke Place
Liverpool
Merseyside
L3 5PS United Kingdom Nearest station: 0.3 miles away

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