Biochemistry MSci (Hons)

Newcastle University

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UCAS CODE C701
This integrated Masters degree equips you with the advanced knowledge and practical skills needed for a postgraduate career in biochemistry. You’ll study a wide range of organisms, from bacteria all the way up to humans, and complete an extended laboratory-based research project to advance your research skills to a professional level.

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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55th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
22nd
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
30th

Start date and duration

Start date
27-SEP-21
Full Time
4 Years

Molecular Biology, Biophysics and Biochemistry

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
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Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 95 = 5% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

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
£21,000
UK Molecular Biology, Biophysics and Biochemistry graduate salary
£20,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, July 2020

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Previous study
Previous study
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Source: HESA, 2018

Molecular Biology, Biophysics and Biochemistry

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Chemistry
100%
Biology
99%
Mathematics
46%
General Studies
14%
History
10%

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Student rating ( 4.3) 13 reviews

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Student rating ( 4.2) 1,222 reviews

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Newcastle University
CompUniGuide ranking
22nd
Student rating
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( 4.2)
Newcastle University currently inspires the minds of 28,000 students from over 140 countries and exists to make the world a better place. Newcastle offers an outstanding student experience and a world-class education for life. This university will engage, challenge, support and motivate you to fulfil your potential and equip you for future career success. A founding member of the prestigious Russell Group and holder of TEF Gold status for teaching excellence, the University is a hub for world-class teaching, research and collaboration across all subjects. Newcastle University campus is right in the heart of the city with quick and easy transport links with the rest of the country. The city is surrounded by stunning coastal, heritage, and countryside attractions which can be reached in minutes via the local Metro rail system and public transport.

Where you'll study

Newcastle University

King's Gate Newcastle upon Tyne
Northumberland
NE1 7RU United Kingdom Nearest train station: Newcastle Central  0.5 miles away

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