Medical Biochemistry BSc (Hons)

University of Leeds

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UCAS CODE C741
Our programme will offer you a detailed scientific knowledge of medical biochemistry through modules in protein folding disease, oncology and immunology. You will develop a strong understanding of the importance of biochemistry in understanding the causes and potential cures for human disease, alongside research and experimental skills.Biochemistry is the endeavour to understand life in molecular detail. You will be taught by experts at the forefront of their research field, and together we ... READ MORE

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Full time with year in industry | Main Site | 4 Years | 22-SEP-21

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
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39th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
16th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
28th

Start date and duration

Start date
22-SEP-21
Full Time With Year In Industry
4 Years

Molecular Biology, Biophysics and Biochemistry

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
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Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 95 = 5% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
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Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Molecular Biology, Biophysics and Biochemistry graduate salary at this uni
£22,000
UK Molecular Biology, Biophysics and Biochemistry graduate salary
£20,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, August 2020

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Previous study
Previous study
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Source: HESA, 2018

Molecular Biology, Biophysics and Biochemistry

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Biology
97%
Chemistry
86%
Mathematics
60%
Psychology
14%
General Studies
13%

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Student rating ( 4.3) 1,792 reviews

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Where you'll study

University of Leeds

Woodhouse Lane Leeds
LS2 9JT United Kingdom Nearest train station: Leeds  0.6 miles away

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