Biosciences at Aston University, Birmingham - UCAS

Course summary

This course has been designed for students with an undergraduate biosciences degree who want to pursue an exciting and rewarding career as a scientific researcher. It is the ideal blend of skills-based lab work, theory, research, and personal development. You will gain a high level of specialist knowledge in your chosen field of interest. The main focus of the programme is an extended research project, which takes up much of the year, here you will gain direct experience of working within the collaborative environment of a modern biosciences research laboratory, alongside research active staff from a range of specialist bioscience fields. Research projects We offer a wide variety of research projects, designed to reflect the diverse nature of biosciences research conducted at Aston University. For a full list of extended research projects available for 2021 entry please visit our project page. International students and post-study work visa Aston University is a diverse, close community and welcomes international students. Students from over 120 different countries choose to study with us every year. Aston is not only a great place to study, based in the centre of Birmingham it’s also a great place to live. As a University, we welcomed the creation of a new immigration route which will enable international students to remain in the UK for two years after they have completed their studies to find work. The new post-study work visa will apply to international students starting undergraduate and postgraduate courses from 2020. For more information on post-work visas, please see our website.

Assessment method

Assessment on the course will be through a combination of class tests, individual and group coursework, projects, presentations and practical assessments.

Entry requirements

Upper second class (2:1) honours degree from a recognised university in a biological, biomedical or biochemistry based subject, or a related field. For more information please visit our website.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9650 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9650 Year 1
Scotland £9650 Year 1
Wales £9650 Year 1
International £20100 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Biosciences at Aston University, Birmingham - UCAS