Biochemistry BSc (Hons)

King's College London, University of London

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Course info

UCAS CODE C700
Biochemistry is the study of the molecular basis of life and our Biochemistry BSc course will introduce you to all areas of modern biochemistry. You will gain the practical knowledge and skills needed to work in a scientific research environment, as well as transferable skills to begin a career in a wide variety of fields both in science and beyond. The course also features options to study abroad, undertake work placement or extend to a four-year MSci.On our Biochemistry BSc course you will ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
100th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
21st
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
16th

Start date and duration

Start date
26-SEP-22
Full Time
3 Years

Molecular Biology, Biophysics and Biochemistry

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 97 = 3% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Molecular Biology, Biophysics and Biochemistry graduate salary at this uni
£22,000
UK Molecular Biology, Biophysics and Biochemistry graduate salary
£22,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, July 2021

Entry requirements
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A level
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Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Molecular Biology, Biophysics and Biochemistry

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Chemistry
98%
Biology
97%
Mathematics
66%
Physics
13%
Psychology
8%

Tuition fees

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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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Latest Biochemistry reviews

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15 Jan 15

Biochemistry BSc (Hons)

The university is a great one for people who like social life and want to be in central london and can stand the...
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04 Nov 14

Biochemistry BSc (Hons)

KCL is a very enjoyable place to study. It is located in the heart of London and feeds off the city’s excitement and...

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Where you'll study

King's College London, University of London

Strand London
City Of Westminster
WC2R 2LS United Kingdom Nearest tube station: Temple  0.1 miles away Nearest train station: Charing Cross   0.2 miles away

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