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The degree programme in Biochemistry focuses on understanding the biochemical control of biological processes, particularly in the cell, and the tools for investigating these mechanisms. After a broad first year, this degree focuses on cellular biochemistry providing specialist modules aimed at understanding key topics at the frontiers of cell biology. As you progress through years two and three, a wide choice of biochemistry module options is available. Our Biochemistry degree leads to career opportunities in biotechnological, pharmaceutical and other industries, as well as many further study options, including PhD/MSc/MRes programmes. This programme is also available as a four-year degree with the third year spent studying at a partner university abroad, or on an industrial placement. Why study Biochemistry at Exeter? •experience teaching graded nationally as 'Excellent' with staff who are research leaders •work in state-of-the-art learning facilities •take the opportunity to study abroad •acquire key transferable skills and knowledge •carry out challenging independent research •undertake a year long industrial placement •graduate with outstanding employment prospects Programme variations Programme variations •BSc Biochemistry with Industrial Experience •BSc Biochemistry with Study Abroad
How to apply
This course has limited vacancies, and is no longer accepting applications from some students. See the list below for where you normally live, to check if you’re eligible to apply.
Republic of Ireland
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
GCSE Maths at grade B or 5 and either GCSE Double Award Science or GCSE Chemistry at grade C or 4.
English language requirements
GCSE English Language with a minimum pass of Grade C or 4
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Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250||Year 1|