Biosciences with a Foundation Year BSc

University of Manchester

Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.0) View reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE C900
Our BSc Biosciences with a Foundation Year course enables all of our bioscience undergraduate courses to be studied with a foundation year if you do not have a science background or the appropriate entry qualifications.Taught by Xaverian College close to the University campus, the foundation year provides the necessary academic background in biology, chemistry and mathematics to prepare you for study on any one of our biosciences courses .There is also a complementary programme of tutorials, ... READ MORE

Different course options

Full time | Main Site | 4 Years | 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.
69th / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
17th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
8th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-23
Full Time
4 Years

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

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
The minimum grades (and in some cases the subjects) you'll need to get on to this course.

Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
A level
Details

Tuition fees

For students from

Students from Domestic
Domestic Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within Domestic. Please confirm the most up to date fee with the individual institution.
Students from Other UK
Other UK Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within Other UK. Please confirm the most up to date fee with the individual institution.
Students from England Students from England
England Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within England. Please confirm the most up to date fee with the individual institution.
Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within Scotland. Please confirm the most up to date fee with the individual institution.
Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within Wales. Please confirm the most up to date fee with the individual institution.
Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within Northern Ireland. Please confirm the most up to date fee with the individual institution.
Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within Channel Islands.
Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within the European Union. Please confirm the most up to date fee with the individual institution.
International Students
International Fees
This is the fee you pay if you are an International student. Please confirm the most up to date fee with the individual institution.

Latest Biology reviews

Biology
L
Laura
26 Mar 22

Biology with Industrial / Professional Experience (4 years) BSc (Hons)

There are countless of resources and multiple types study spaces, so you’re sure to ding what you need to excel....

Review breakdown

Overall rating
  • University rating
  • Students' union
  • Societies and Sports
  • University halls
  • Facilities
  • Lecturers and teaching quality
  • Local life
  • Career prospects
  • Student support
  • Location
  • Campus look and feel
  • Student life
  • Course rating
  • Course content
  • Work placements and internships
  • Tutor contact time
  • Subject facilities
  • University location
  • Cost of living
  • Safety
  • Public transport
  • Part-time work opportunities
  • Graduate employment opportunities
  • Diversity
  • Location
  • Safety
  • Room allocation
  • Internet/wifi
  • Value for money
  • Property management

How Biology students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 34 reviews

5 star 24%
4 star 51%
3 star 20%
2 star 5%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 1,477 reviews

5 star 27%
4 star 54%
3 star 17%
2 star 2%
1 star 0%

Where you'll study

University of Manchester

University Recruitment And Adm Oxford Road Manchester
M13 9PL United Kingdom Nearest train station: Manchester Piccadilly  0.3 miles away

Thinking of studying in Manchester?

Check out our Manchester city guide

Other courses you might like

Compare Biosciences with a Foundation Year BSc at University of Manchester against all the unis listed above.