Biochemistry BSc (Hons)

University of Leeds

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UCAS CODE C700
Biochemistry is the endeavour to understand life in molecular detail. You will be taught by experts at the forefront of their research field, and together we will develop the theoretical knowledge, practical, problem-solving and analytical skills that are critical to your development as a scientist. These subject-specific and transferable skills are highly valued by employers.Our integrated Masters offers you an additional year of specialist training. You’ll develop tailored biochemistry skills ... READ MORE

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Full time with time abroad | Main Site | 4 Years | 22-SEP-21

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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39th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
16th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
28th

Start date and duration

Start date
22-SEP-21
Full Time With Time Abroad
4 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 - 85 = 15% 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
£25,000
UK Molecular Biology, Biophysics and Biochemistry graduate salary
£20,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, July 2020

Entry requirements
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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
Biology
97%
Chemistry
86%
Mathematics
60%
Psychology
14%
General Studies
13%

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Where you'll study

University of Leeds

Woodhouse Lane Leeds
LS2 9JT United Kingdom Nearest train station: Leeds  0.6 miles away

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