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Biochemistry with Study in Industry, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #51 (QS) ,
You can enter this Biochemistry with Study in Industry course from University of Bristol by transferring from any of our other BSc Biochemistry courses following a selection process at the start of your second year.

About

In your third year of the Biochemistry with Study in Industry course from University of Bristol you will undertake a full-time research placement in the pharmaceutical or biotechnology industries, or at a research institute in the UK or overseas. Recent UK placements have included GSK, Pfizer, Astra Zeneca and Proctor and Gamble. Overseas placements have included the University of the Basque Country, Kyushu University, the Max Planck Institute and De Duve Institute.

Placements are usually paid and will give you experience of working at an external research laboratory. At the end of your placement you will write a report on the research you have undertaken, which will be assessed as part of your degree.

This course was one of the first in the UK to be accredited by the Royal Society of Biology in recognition of its academic excellence and research training.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Biological Chemistry : Molecules of Life
  • Biochemistry: Cellular Composition
  • Anatomical Science
  • Fundamentals of Molecular Microbiology
  • Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases
  • Normal and Tumour Cells
  • Disease and Defence
  • Pharmacology

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    90

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  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score (Grade B2):

    176

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  • Minimum required score:

    60

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Academic Requirements

  • A-level Standard offer: AAA including Chemistry and another core science/mathematics subject or A AB including A in Chemistry and B in another core science/mathematics subject
  • A-level Contextual offer: AAC including AA in Chemistry and another core science/mathematics subject or ABB including A in Chemistry and B in another core science/mathematics subject
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma Standard offer: 36 points overall with 18 at Higher Level, including 6, 6 at Higher Level in Chemistry and a core science/mathematics subject
  • Cambridge Pre-U offer: Requirements are as for A-levels, where Grade A* is D2, A is D3, B is M2, and C is M3
  • BTEC offer: DDD in Applied Science, plus A in A-level Chemistry

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    22300 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 22300 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Channel Islands and Isle of Man students: £10,750 per year

Living costs for Bristol

  • 750 - 1260 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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