Genetics MSci (Hons)

University of Nottingham

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Course info

UCAS CODE C401
This course provides an understanding of how modern-day problems, such as disease and threats to wildlife populations, could be solved through the study of genetics. With practical sessions starting in year one, youll gain a core grounding of genetic principles such as gene action and evolution and cover the genetics of all living systems, from microbes and plants to humans.We have close links with industry and our academic experts are actively involved in research, ensuring that teaching is ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
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37th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
20th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
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Source: Complete University Guide 2021
45th

Start date and duration

Start date
19-SEP-22
Full Time
4 Years

Genetics

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 - 100 = 0% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Genetics graduate salary at this uni
£21,000
UK Genetics graduate salary
£20,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, July 2021

Entry requirements
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Previous study
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Source: HESA, 2018

Genetics

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Biology
95%
Chemistry
80%
Mathematics
56%
Physics
20%
English Literature
13%

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Where you'll study

University of Nottingham

University Park Nottingham
NG7 2RD United Kingdom Nearest train station: Beeston  1.1 miles away

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