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Chemistry, Biological and Medicinal Chemistry BSc (Hons)

University of York

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( 4.2) 1566 reviews


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Course info

UCAS CODE F152
Chemistry is often referred to as the central science. It covers topics as diverse as quantum mechanics and the study of atomic particles, to the molecular nature of biological systems and the Human Genome Project.This degree will give you a strong grounding in fundamental chemistry. Youll also develop specialist knowledge of chemistry for biology and medicine, from the use of powerful microscopes to investigate the causes of genetic disease, to exploring new treatments for ... READ MORE

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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.
44th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
30th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
12th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
4th

Start date and duration

Start date
OCT-20
Full Time
3 Years

Chemistry

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

Chemistry graduate salary at this uni
£23,000
UK Chemistry graduate salary
£21,000

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

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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
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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

Chemistry

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Chemistry
100%
Mathematics
86%
Biology
55%
Physics
40%
General Studies
10%

Tuition fees

For students from

Students from Domestic
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Students from Other UK
Other UK Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£22,080 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
International Students
International Fees
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24 Oct 18

Chemistry, Biological and Medicinal Chemistry BSc (Hons)

Fairly good. Med school good and supporting Open door (mental health service) a bit poor...
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04 Apr 14

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Student rating ( 4.2) 1,566 reviews

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Where you'll study

University of York

Heslington York
YO10 5DD United Kingdom Nearest train station: Poppleton  2.7 miles away

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