Oxford Brookes University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Biological Sciences

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Course summary

If you want a career as a professional scientist our MBiol (Biological Sciences) course is for you. You will develop in-depth understanding of a specific area of biology, including; -Environmental Biology and Conservation -Evolution -Developmental Biology -Cell and Molecular Biology -Ecology -Genetics -Botany -Zoology. Our staff are experts with international reputations. Our department’s research expertise includes; -Environmental Biology -Taxonomy -Genomics -Cell and Molecular Biology. You can shape your course to suit your interests by choosing a broad approach based on different aspects of biology. Or you can focus on a narrower range of module with a view to becoming a specialist. You will also develop invaluable skills for the workplace, including communication, leadership and teamwork.

Course details


How to apply

Application codes

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements


English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)IELTS 6.0 overall. Reading 6.0. Writing 6.0. Listening 5.5. Speaking 5.5.

Unistats information

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89%
Student satisfaction
55%
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
85%
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
EU £15500 Year 1
International £15500 Year 1

Additional fee information

Please note tuition fees for Home students may increase in subsequent years both for new and continuing students in line with an inflationary amount determined by government. Tuition fees for International students may increase in subsequent years both for new and continuing students. Oxford Brookes University intends to maintain its fees for new and returning Home students at the maximum permitted level.
Biological Sciences at Oxford Brookes University - UCAS