Biochemistry MSci (Hons)

UCL (University College London)

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UCAS CODE CC70
Biochemical research underpins a great deal of the core knowledge in life sciences. In particular, the discipline has helped illuminate many of the problems that have fascinated and perplexed molecular bioscientists. The Biochemistry MSci - premised on research - provides an invaluable foundation for postgraduate study or a dynamic career within this area.Your learningThis programme is research-focused and as such you can expect to spend much of your time either in wet laboratories, where you ... 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.
90th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
8th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
5th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-22
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 - 95 = 5% 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
£21,000
UK Molecular Biology, Biophysics and Biochemistry graduate salary
£23,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, July 2021

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
Chemistry
99%
Biology
92%
Mathematics
87%
Physics
25%
Further Mathematics
12%

Tuition fees

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£9,250 per year
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Students from England Students from England
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
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£28,500 per year
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£28,500 per year
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Where you'll study

UCL (University College London)

Admissions Gower Street London
Camden
WC1E 6BT United Kingdom Nearest tube station: Euston  0.1 miles away Nearest train station: Euston   0.2 miles away

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