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International Foundation in Biomedical, Life and Environmental Sciences - Marine Biology (BSc), Pre-Bachelor

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    Application Deadline
  • 9 months
    Duration
University rank #151 (ARWU) Exeter, United Kingdom
The International Foundation in Biomedical, Life and Environmental Sciences - Marine Biology (BSc) at INTO University of Exeter is a preparation degree designed for students whodon’t yet meet the language scores or academic requirements for direct entry to their desired programme.
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Overview

The International Foundation in Biomedical, Life and Environmental Sciences - Marine Biology (BSc) at INTO University of Exeter allows you to start earning academic credits towards your academic program while advancing your skills in order to satisfy the university requirements.  

What to expect from studying this program 

Learn how to make use of the laws of nature: Science. Advanced knowledge of Science offers you tremendously interdisciplinary skills that you can apply to diverse subjects such as Biochemistry, Animal Behaviour, Biological Science and more. 

Develop problem-solving skills, and an analytical mind-set, while learning how to translate challenges into Mathematical language. Challenge yourself to solve unanswered Mathematical formulas that could change the way we think and see the world.  

After graduating multiple stages of Science education you can find work in companies that make use of Statistic, Game Theory, Crypography, Finance, and more. 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 9 months
    • Duration description

      3 - 4 Terms

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Blended

Programme Structure

Core modules:

  • Academic English for Engineering and Science
  • Engineering and Science Research Project
  • Introduction to Biological Science
  • Foundation Mathematics
  • Introduction to Human Biology
  • Introduction to Psychology
  • Advanced Mathematics

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

Age requirements: 16 years and above 

Academic requirements:

  • Completion of 12 years of schooling (or the local equivalent to meet the same standard) with good grades.

English language requirements:

  • Standard: IELTS 5.5 (with a minimum of 5.0 in writing and no less than 4.5 in all other subskills) or equivalent.
  • Extended: IELTS 5.0 (with a minimum of 4.5 in all subskills) or equivalent.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    20495 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 20495 GBP per year and a duration of 9 months.
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Tuition fees start from £20495 depending on how many terms you take.

Living costs for Exeter

  • 649 - 1090 GBP/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Are you top of your class? At INTO University of Exeter, we are committed to awarding gifted international students with academic scholarships, helping them achieve their goals of studying at a world-class university in the UK.

With a range of generous scholarships on offer for the highest-achieving students, you could be eligible to receive up to £5,000 towards your tuition fees.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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