Biotechnology with Foundation Year BSc (Hons)

Liverpool John Moores University

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UCAS CODE S006
BSc (Hons) Biotechnology with Foundation Year at Liverpool John Moores University is the ideal course if you are interested in this subject, but lack the necessary qualifications to study it at degree level. - A practical, hands-on course, taught using state-of-the-art teaching laboratories- Gain an understanding of the principles and applications of biotechnology and practise the latest molecular, bioprocessing and analytical techniques- Offers fascinating research projects in areas such as ... READ MORE

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Full time including foundation year | Liverpool John Moores University | 4 Years | 18-SEP-23

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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72nd / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
80th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
84th

Start date and duration

Start date
18-SEP-23
Full Time Including Foundation Year
4 Years

Biotechnology

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 - 88 = 12% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Biotechnology graduate salary at this uni
£22,000
UK Biotechnology graduate salary
£20,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, September 2022

Entry requirements
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A level
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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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£16,600 per year
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Latest Biotechnology reviews

Biotechnology
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James
24 Mar 22

Biotechnology BSc (Hons)

Really like how easy it is to access the city from here. All the locations are nice too and easy to find....
SR
Student Reviewer
13 Dec 18

MSc Industrial Biotechnology

been great, this year had more help with my disability than in a undergrad...

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Student rating ( 3.9) 1,300 reviews

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Liverpool John Moores University
CUG ranking
80th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 3.9)
With a heritage that stretches back to 1823, Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU) is now one of the largest and most well-established universities in the UK. Their research is influencing policymakers, improving people’s lives and finding solutions to the problems of the 21st century. They are known for their friendly and supportive staff and students who come from across the UK and over 100 countries around the world. The city of Liverpool which is rich in history, has always welcomed the world to its shores, creating a melting pot of people and cultures all sharing a sense of pride and unique sense of identity. Liverpool John Moores University students on Whatuni say: “It was fantastic studying here, I’ve had the opportunity to learn my subject with understanding of all its dimensions”. “Really enjoyed it, it's been an amazing experience”.

Where you'll study

Liverpool John Moores University

Student Recruitment and Admissions Exchange Station Tithebarn Street Liverpool
L2 2QP United Kingdom Nearest train station: Liverpool Central  0.2 miles away

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