What will I learn?

**Why choose this course**- Select modules tailored to your interests, with the option to specialise in either animal biology and ecology, cellular and molecular sciences, or infection and immunity. - Access our £10 million Innovation for Health Learning Laboratory to acquire practical experience that is essential for a research career and valued by a wide range of employers. - Gain industry experience through our Professional Training placements, where you can work in one of our partner laboratories across the world. - Conduct fieldwork both on campus and further afield, with the opportunity to practise your scientific skills in a non-controlled environment. - Join the 97% of our biosciences and medicine graduates who go on to employment or further study.* **What you will study**On this course, you’ll investigate biological structure and function at various levels, from molecules to cells, through to whole organisms, communities and ecosystems. In your first year, you’ll study topics that are fundamental to biosciences, ensuring you have a solid foundation upon which to build the rest of your degree. During your second year, you’ll have the option to specialise in either animal biology and ecology, cellular and molecular sciences, or infection and immunity. Alternatively, you can choose from a variety of broader modules including analytical biochemistry, cellular microbiology and neuroscience. In your third year, you’ll further your knowledge of your chosen specialism or broader study by exploring topics such as advanced pharmacology, genetics, and the impact of humans on the environment. You’ll also complete a research project, bringing together all the practical, analytical, and presentation skills you’ve developed.*Graduate Outcomes survey 2020, HESA

Which department am I in?

FHMS - School of Biosciences and Medicine

Study options

Full Time (4 Years)

Tuition fees
£23,100.00 (US$ 30,558) per year
The standard year fee for 2022/23 entry is: £23,100.

This is a fixed fee

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

19 September 2022


Stag Hill

Stag Hill,



GU2 7XH, England

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Overall: BBBWe do not include General Studies or Critical Thinking in our offers.Required subjects: Biology and Chemistry, or Biology/Chemistry and one of: Physics, Sport Studies, Physical Education, Mathematics, Statistics, Psychology, Geography, Environmental Science, or Food Technology, Home Economics or Nutrition and Food Science.Applicants taking the Science Practical Endorsement are required to pass.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.


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