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Cell and Molecular Biology MBiol (Hons)

Newcastle University

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( 4.2) 1224 reviews


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Course info

UCAS CODE C7C1
Our four-year Cellular and Molecular Biology MBiol Honours degree is very similar in content to our BSc but includes a year of Masters-level study, which offers significant research experience. You focus on biomolecules, organelles and cells, and how they all contribute to the function of organisms as a whole.

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
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
28-SEP-20
Full Time
4 Years

Others in Biosciences

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

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Others in Biosciences graduate salary at this uni
£17,000
UK Others in Biosciences graduate salary
£18,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, May 2020

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

Others in Biosciences

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Biology
97%
Chemistry
47%
Mathematics
32%
Geography
25%
Psychology
22%

Tuition fees

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Students from Other UK
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
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£9,250 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£22,800 per year
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How Molecular Biology students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 10 reviews

5 star 30%
4 star 50%
3 star 10%
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Student rating ( 4.2) 1,223 reviews

5 star 33%
4 star 55%
3 star 11%
2 star 1%
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Newcastle University
CompUniGuide ranking
22nd
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 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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