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Biochemistry

Royal Holloway University of London

B.Sc. On Campus
36 months
Duration
22600 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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About

The Biochemistry course at Royal Holloway University of London provides a comprehensive coverage of the principles of biochemistry, and includes a range of options that span the spectrum from medically-oriented biochemistry, through biochemistry in plants, to industrial applications of biochemistry.

Overview

Gain insights into the intricate, elegant workings of the building blocks of life in Biochemistry at Royal Holloway, University of London. Our flexible degree structure allows you to tailor your course to your own interests, even within the first year.

Career opportunities

Study the Biochemistry course at Royal Holloway University of London and gain the skills and experience you need to move into the workplace. 91% of our graduates are in work or higher education within six months of graduating, and a close graduate network means you can draw on the knowledge and connections of illustrious visiting alumni. 

You’ll gain invaluable laboratory experience throughout the duration of your studies and you can choose to complete a lab-based research project in your third year, helping to develop the transferrable skills employers look for in successful candidates. 

Royal Holloway Biological Sciences alumni have gone on to careers in sectors including medical research, forensic science, clinical trials coordination and biotechnology.

Accreditation

This course is accredited by the Royal Society of Biology. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Becoming a Bioscientist
  • Cell Biology and Evolution
  • Genetics
  • Chemistry of Life
  • Fundamental Biochemistry
  •  Protein Biochemistry and Enzymology
  •  Bioenergetics and Metabolism
  •  Protein Structure and Function

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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6.5
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Credits

360 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A-level Biology plus another Science from either Chemistry, Maths or Physics. A Pass is required in the practical element of all Science A-levels taken.
  • At least five GCSEs at grade A*-C or 9-4 including English and Mathematics.
  • Where an applicant is taking the EPQ alongside A - levels, the EPQ will be taken into consideration and result in lower A-level grades being required. Socio - economic factors which may have impacted an applicant's education will be taken into consideration and alternative offers may be made to these applicants.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    22600 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 22600 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.

Funding

  • We award our scholarships competitively, usually based on your academic achievements, as well as your scholarship statement. 
  • Bursaries are awarded to all students who meet the eligibility criteria.

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