Natural Sciences MSci (Hons)

University of Cambridge

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( 4.2) 886 reviews


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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 | Open application | 4 Years | OCT-20

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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37th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
1st
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
1st

Start date and duration

Start date
OCT-20
Full Time
4 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
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Others in Subjects Allied To Medicine

Physical Sciences (Non-Specific)

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, November 2019

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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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Latest Natural Sciences reviews

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02 Nov 16
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22 Feb 15

Natural Sciences MSci (Hons)

Fab experience in terms of traditions that you'd never get anywhere else, but can be very stressful, and be warned,...

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Student rating ( 4.1) 7 reviews

5 star 29%
4 star 57%
3 star 14%
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Student rating ( 4.2) 886 reviews

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

University of Cambridge

Cambridge Admissions Office Cambridge
Cambridgeshire
CB2 1QY United Kingdom Nearest train station: Cambridge  0.6 miles away

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