Undergraduate courses in biochemistry

The School of Biochemistry is one of the best departments of its kind in the UK and has an international reputation for excellence in biochemical research.

Biochemistry courses

Student satisfaction

97% of final year students on our BSc Biochemistry course in 2018 agreed staff are good at explaining things. Source

Studying at the School of Biochemistry

The School of Biochemistry is one of the best departments of its kind in the UK and has an international reputation for excellence in biochemical research. Our teaching is informed by a wealth of wide-ranging and cutting edge research activity, ensuring our undergraduate students receive rigorous and relevant tuition via a mixture of lectures, small tutorials and practical sessions.

Our students have access to state-of-the-art teaching facilities, thanks in part to the faculty's status as a UK Centre for Excellence in Teaching and Learning (CETL). Our talented students benefit from a stimulating environment in which to gain a strong grounding in basic science that is highly valued by the medical sector and industry.

Contact us

For any queries about applying for our courses, contact the Undergraduate Admissions Office:

Phone: +44 (0)117 394 1649
Email: choosebristol-ug@bristol.ac.uk

What's it like to study here?

Thinking of studying Biochemistry at Bristol? Read our undergraduate profiles

Biomedical Sciences Lab Summer School

If you are currently registered at a university and studying for a biomedical sciences or related degree (such as biology, zoology or medicine), the Biomedical Sciences Lab Summer School offers a unique opportunity to gain new skills in laboratory techniques while deepening your scientific knowledge.

Careers

Biochemistry is a research-based subject, and our students have an excellent chance of following careers in bioscience research, as well as a range of other industries and professions.

International students

If you're an international student, you can apply for an undergraduate international scholarship to help with your tuition fees.

Intercalated degrees

All UK and international medical, dental and vet students can intercalate onto our BSc Biochemistry course. Find out more about intercalated degrees at Bristol.

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If you're not able to visit us in person, you can chat with one of our student ambassadors or sign up for one of our regular live chats to find out more about studying at the University of Bristol.

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