Microbiology at University of Central Lancashire - UCAS

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Course summary

Course Overview Our BSc Microbiology degree will equip you with a sound scientific grounding in microbiology and its applications in areas including biotechnology, environmental research, food security and human health. Why study with us

  • Develop advanced skills and techniques during 300+ hours of practical classes.
  • This course has been designed to meet the needs of industry employers.
  • Engage in interprofessional learning with other healthcare undergraduates.
What you'll do
  • In your final year you’ll undertake an extended research project which will allow you to apply your knowledge and practical skills to an in-depth study.
  • Opportunities to engage in patient public engagement through our Comensus patient group.
  • You'll have access to state-of-the-art biotechnology equipment in our laboratories including microscopes, cell culture, sequencing and molecular biology facilities.
Future careers Your Microbiology Degree could lead to work as microbiologist, a biomedical scientist or a researcher in laboratories across the world with further study.


Please visit The University of Central Lancashire’s website for the latest information about our modules.

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

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Student Outcomes

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Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
Go onto work and study

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1

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*subject only to annual increase in line with UK Retail Price Index inflation rate
Microbiology at University of Central Lancashire - UCAS