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Zoology (with Placement year) BSc (Hons)

Anglia Ruskin University ARU

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( 3.9) 1017 reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE C303
Immerse yourself in the lives and behaviour of animals on our Royal Society of Biology-recognised degree. You’ll study in a world-renowned centre of wildlife conservation, and get practical skills in our laboratories that you can apply on a range of field trips in the UK and abroad. This course has been validated to include an optional placement year in industry.If you’re interested in a career exploring and understanding the lives of animals, you’ll be in good company – alongside Charles ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
127th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
118th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
101st

Start date and duration

Start date
14-SEP-20
Sandwich
4 Years

Zoology

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 - 65 = 35% 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

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Zoology graduate salary at this uni
£17,000
UK Zoology graduate salary
£17,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, February 2020

Entry requirements
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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

Zoology

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Biology
59%
Psychology
28%
Chemistry
25%
Geography
19%
History
14%

Tuition fees

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Students from Domestic
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Students from Other UK
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£9,250 per year
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Students from England Students from England
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
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£9,250 per year
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More info: Placement year fee: £1,250. Fee is £13,100 for 2019/20 entry. There will be a slight increase in fees for 2020/21 entry..

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Latest Zoology reviews

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20 Sep 19

Zoology (with Placement year) BSc (Hons)

Really amazing! The city is of course beautiful and a pleasure to live in, the university is lively and modern with...
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very enjoyable, awesome lab, really good...

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How Zoology students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 28 reviews

5 star 22%
4 star 57%
3 star 21%
2 star 0%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 1,017 reviews

5 star 22%
4 star 51%
3 star 23%
2 star 2%
1 star 2%
Anglia Ruskin University ARU
CompUniGuide ranking
118th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 3.9)
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Anglia Ruskin University has campuses in Cambridge, Chelmsford and Peterborough, plus many partner colleges and institutions across the UK and globally. Students from 177 countries study with them across four continents. ARU is well regarded for its health and social care courses. You can also study the arts, humanities, education, computing and technology, engineering, law, business, economics, life sciences and more, including medicine at Essex’s only School of Medicine. Research across six key study-areas continues to build on the university’s growing reputation.

Where you'll study

Anglia Ruskin University ARU

East Road Cambridge
Cambridgeshire
CB1 1PT United Kingdom Nearest train station: Cambridge  0.4 miles away

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