48 months
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24000 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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About

In this Chemistry, Green Principles and Sustainable Processes (with a year abroad) (Hons) programme from the University of York you will get an international perspective on the theory and practice of clean and sustainable chemical production.

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Overview

Chemistry is often referred to as the 'central science'. It covers topics as diverse as quantum mechanics and the study of atomic particles, to the molecular nature of biological systems and the Human Genome Project.

This Chemistry, Green Principles and Sustainable Processes (with a year abroad) (Hons) degree from the University of York you will give you a strong grounding in fundamental chemistry. You'll also develop specialist knowledge of green chemistry, which is increasingly important in industry as regulations tighten and chemical resources become harder to find.

Each year you'll take a range of core modules which cover the basic principles of chemistry. Alongside these you'll take specialist modules which focus on green principles and sustainable processes. There are plenty of opportunities to see the exciting contributions chemistry can make in the modern world.

Careers and skills

Although the majority of our graduates progress to become scientists, the analytical and transferable skills which constitute part of our degrees are recognised as suitable training for a wide range of careers.

About 40 graduates per year stay in the Department or join other universities to work for higher degrees. Most are involved in collaborative research projects, many with chemical companies.

Accreditation

This course is accredited by the Royal Society of Chemistry, assuring the quality of our teaching. This course meets the academic criteria for Chartered Chemist (CChem) status.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Chemical Properties and Analysis
  • Molecules and Reactions 
  • Practical Chemistry 
  • Skills for Chemists 
  • Molecules in Action 
  • Theory, Analysis and Mechanisms 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
87

Credits

480 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
87

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

A levels

  • AAB including A in Chemistry plus two other sciences/mathematics
  • AAA including A in Chemistry plus one other science/mathematics
  • A*AA including A in Chemistry

Access to Higher Education Diploma

  • You will need to make sure that the particular Access course you are considering is appropriate, and syllabuses must contain a significant portion of chemistry and mathematics. The Access tutors at your College would be able to confirm that this is the case. Applications will be considered on an individual basis.

BTEC National Extended Diploma

  • DDD and an additional A level or equivalent qualification in Chemistry

Cambridge Pre-U

  • D3, D3, M2 including D3 in Chemistry and two other sciences/mathematics or D3, D3, D3 including D3 in Chemistry and one other science/mathematics or D2, D3, D3 including D3 in Chemistry.

European Baccalaureate

  • 80% overall, including a minimum grade of 85% in Chemistry

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24000 GBP per year during 48 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 48 months.

Living costs for York

646 - 1124 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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