BSc Biochemistry with Study in Industry

2022 entry

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Application method Entry by transfer from C700, C720 or C790 at the end of year one
Course duration 4 year(s) full-time
Tuition fees
  • Home students: £9,250 per year
  • EU students: £25,900 per year
  • International students: £25,900 per year
  • Channel Islands and Isle of Man students: £9,250 per year
Further information on tuition fees, living costs and financial support.
Location of course Clifton campus, Placements
Part-time study Part-time study is not available for this course

About BSc Biochemistry with Study in Industry

You can enter this course by transferring from any of our other BSc Biochemistry courses following a selection process at the start of your second year.

In your third year 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 placements in the UK have included GSK, Pfizer, AstraZeneca 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 often paid and will give you experience working at an external research laboratory.

At the end of your placement you will write a report outlining the research you have undertaken, which will be assessed as part of your degree.

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See a list of all Biochemistry degrees at Bristol, and find more information about the course, assessment and career prospects.

Course structure

Units may be subject to change; please check the programme catalogue via the 'course structure' link below for up-to-date information.

The Year in Industry placement happens between Year 2 and Year 3. We offer full support to help students identify opportunities and apply for positions.

Find out more about the course structure and units available for Biochemistry with Study in Industry

Typical offer for BSc Biochemistry with Study in Industry - applicants must meet one of the following

Standard offer
 This course is available by transfer only. Please see BSc Biochemistry for entry requirement information.
UK qualificationsFurther information about UK qualifications
International qualificationsAccepted international qualifications

Applicants must also meet these requirements

English language requirements If English is not your first language, you need to meet this profile level:
Profile E
Further information about English language requirements and profile levels.

Deferred entry

For this course deferred entry is: Welcomed

Selection process

Entry by transfer from C700, C720 or C790 at the end of year one.

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