What do you need to get in?
Main entry requirements
To include chemistry at grade B and biology at grade B and a further 40 UCAS points from other AS and/or A2 subjects excluding General Studies and Critical Thinking.
BTEC National Extended Diploma in a science subject DDD and grade B in GCE A2 chemistry BTEC National Diploma in a science subject DD and a grade B in GCE A2 chemistry BTEC national Subsidiary Diploma D and a grade B in GCE A2 Biology and grade B in GCE A2 Chemistry
GCSE – normally 5 grade 9-4 including maths,English and science at grade 4 or above. For all applicants – satisfactory interview, numeracy and literacy test. Occupational health and DBS check
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 120 and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offers36%
Provided by UCAS, this is the percentage of applicants who were offered a place on the course last year. Note that not all applicants receiving offers will take up the place, so this figure is likely to differ from applicants to places.
Tuition fee & financial support£9,250
Maximum annual fee for UK students. NHS-funded, sandwich or part-time course fees may vary.
If you live in:
- Scotland and go to a Scottish university, you won’t pay tuition fees
- Northern Ireland and go to an NI uni, you’ll pay £3,805 in tuition fees
- Wales you’ll pay £3,810 in fees and get a tuition fee grant to cover the rest
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Typical Ucas points
2:1 or above
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