Natural Sciences BA (Hons)

University of Cambridge

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UCAS CODE BCF0
Natural Sciences is the framework within which most science subjects are taught at Cambridge, offering a wide range of physical and biological science subjects from 16 departments in a unique and demanding course. A broad first year is combined with increasing specialisation in the second year, and the possibility of total specialisation from the third year.Some third-year specialisms offer a fourth year option, leading to an MSci degree (progression to the fourth year is dependent on ... READ MORE

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Full time | Lucy Cavendish | 3 Years | OCT-22

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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41st / 131
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
2nd
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
1st

Start date and duration

Start date
OCT-22
Full Time
3 Years

Biosciences (Non-Specific)

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 - 97 = 3% 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

Others in Subjects Allied To Medicine

Physical Sciences (Non-Specific)

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, November 2021

Entry requirements
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Previous study
Previous study
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Source: HESA, 2018

Others in Subjects Allied To Medicine

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Mathematics
98%
Chemistry
92%
Physics
70%
Further Mathematics
62%
Biology
47%

Biosciences (Non-Specific)

Physical Sciences (Non-Specific)

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9,250 per year
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More info: The tuition Fee for 2021 entry is £9,250, The government regulated tuition fee for 2022-23 hasn't been set..

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35,517 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
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35,517 per year
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Latest Natural Sciences reviews

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29 May 21

Natural Sciences BA (Hons)

Despite Covid-19 preventing in person lectures and normal opportunities for socialising, the experience has been a...
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24 Jan 20

Natural Sciences BA (Hons)

The best years of my life. I've changed in the best way and learned a lot, both from the course and from running...

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Student rating ( 4.3) 11 reviews

5 star 37%
4 star 54%
3 star 9%
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Student rating ( 4.2) 850 reviews

5 star 37%
4 star 52%
3 star 10%
2 star 1%
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Where you'll study

University of Cambridge

Lady Margaret Road Cambridge
Cambridgeshire
CB3 0BU United Kingdom Nearest train station: Cambridge  1.0 miles away

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