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.
- BSc Biochemistry
UCAS code C700, three years full-time
- BSc Biochemistry with Medical Biochemistry
UCAS code C720, three years full-time
- BSc Biochemistry with Molecular Biology and Biotechnology
UCAS code C790, three years full-time
- MSci Biochemistry
UCAS code C701, four years full-time
- MSci Biochemistry with Medical Biochemistry
UCAS code C721, four years full-time
- MSci Biochemistry with Molecular Biology and Biotechnology
UCAS code C791, four years full-time
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.
For any queries about applying for our courses, contact the Undergraduate Admissions Office:
Phone: +44 (0)117 394 1649
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Applying to Bristol
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.
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.
If you're an international student, you can apply for an undergraduate international scholarship to help with your tuition fees.
All UK and international medical, dental and vet students can intercalate onto our BSc Biochemistry course. Find out more about intercalated degrees at Bristol.