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Biology BSc (Hons)

University of Portsmouth

Student rating
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( 4.1) View reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE C100
**Overview**Discover how biology helps safeguard endangered species and fight disease on this BSc (Hons) Biology degree, accredited by the Royal Society of Biology (RSB).Youll get the skills you need to turn your curiosity and love of nature into a career that matters.- Put your knowledge to work in our molecular biology labs, using world-class equipment such as our ancient DNA and gene analysis facilities, fluorescence microscopes and research greenhouse- Get involved with the European Xenopus ... READ MORE

Different course options

Full time | Main Site | 3 Years | 18-SEP-23

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2022 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
49th / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
74th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
37th

Start date and duration

Start date
18-SEP-23
Full Time
3 Years

Biology (Non-Specific)

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 - 90 = 10% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Biology (Non-Specific) graduate salary at this uni
£18,000
UK Biology (Non-Specific) graduate salary
£21,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, June 2022

Entry requirements
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

Biology (Non-Specific)

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Biology
92%
Chemistry
41%
Mathematics
31%
Psychology
19%
Geography
14%

Tuition fees

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Latest Biology (General) reviews

Biology (General)
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Brooke
30 Mar 22

Biology BSc (Hons)

Everything is very easy to access and the lectures have been engaging despite the...
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Maya
21 Feb 22

Biology BSc (Hons)

Portsmouth uni is a very student oriented place to be. The uni itself it’s small so although it’s a city based uni it...

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How Biology (General) students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 13 reviews

5 star 39%
4 star 54%
3 star 0%
2 star 0%
1 star 7%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.1) 1,660 reviews

5 star 34%
4 star 50%
3 star 13%
2 star 2%
1 star 1%
University of Portsmouth
CUG ranking
74th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.1)
The University of Portsmouth is in the heart of the UK’s only island city. Taking inspiration from the city’s rich heritage as a trading and naval port, the University is dedicated to helping you get ready for your exciting life journey. Portsmouth offers a wide range of degrees across areas of science, technology, humanities, creative and cultural industries, business and law. All courses reflect the University’s commitment to your future career. There are many opportunities for work experience, placements and volunteering, plus an expert Careers and Employability Service. Strong student support is a major feature of Portsmouth. That goes beyond helping you to develop the skills you’ll need for degree-level study. It’s easy to find advice and guidance on housing, finances, and both mental and physical wellness.

Where you'll study

University of Portsmouth

University House Winston Churchill Avenue Portsmouth
PO1 2UP United Kingdom Nearest train station: Portsmouth & Southsea  0.1 miles away