Newcastle University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Biochemistry

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Course summary

Biochemistry is the key to understanding how diseases occur and can be treated. You’ll study a wide range of organisms, from bacteria all the way up to humans, and develop scientific and experimental skills through practical work in our biomedical labs. Topics include plant and animal biotechnology, DNA replication and the molecular basis of cancer.

Course details


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
C700
Institution code:
N21
Campus name:
Main Site (Newcastle)
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements


Unistats information

Operated by the Office for Students
83%
Student satisfaction
50%
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
85%
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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
Republic of Ireland £9250 Year 1

Additional fee information

For information on home and international tuition fees and funding for 2023 entry, visit: https://www.ncl.ac.uk/undergraduate/fees-funding/
Biochemistry at Newcastle University - UCAS