Natural Sciences BA (Hons)

University of Cambridge

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UCAS CODE BCF0
This course offers 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 in the third year. The breadth of the course reflects the blurring of boundaries between the different sciences and before committing yourself to one department you study a variety of subjects, some of which may be new to you. This means you ... READ MORE

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Full time | Pembroke | 3 Years | OCT-21

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
41st / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
1st
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
1st

Start date and duration

Start date
OCT-21
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, September 2020

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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 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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Latest Natural Sciences reviews

Natural Sciences
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C
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...
I
Ivan
12 Dec 19

Natural Sciences BA (Hons)

Its a lot of stress, but I've had the time of my life. Truly embracing the work hard play hard hustle. Very sad its my...

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Student rating ( 4.2) 10 reviews

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Student rating ( 4.2) 954 reviews

5 star 37%
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3 star 10%
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Where you'll study

University of Cambridge

Trumpington Street Cambridge
Cambridgeshire
CB2 1RF United Kingdom Nearest train station: Cambridge  0.6 miles away

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