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Chemistry, Biological and Medicinal Chemistry at University of York - UCAS

Chemistry, Biological and Medicinal Chemistry

University of York

Degree level: Undergraduate

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All our courses demonstrate the role that chemistry plays in our lives, but this is a course about the chemistry of life. This course gives you the opportunity to learn about the chemistry of biological systems, the molecular basis of disease and how to design pharmaceutical products to combat illness.

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How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

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Application codes

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Course codeF152
Institution code Y50
Campus nameMain Site
Campus code-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
A level AAB - A*AA Essential Subjects: Chemistry at grade A or above is essential A second Science or Mathematics is preferred. (Sciences included: Biology, Electronics, Mathematics, Further Mathematics, Geology and Physics) Excluded Subjects: General Studies Information: Applicants taking Science A-levels that include a practical component will be required to pass
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) DDD We consider a range of BTEC qualifications equivalent to 3 A Levels, or in combination with A Levels or other qualifications. A Level in Chemistry (or equivalent qualification) at grade A is essential.
Access to HE Diploma D: 45 credits Pass Access to HE Diploma with 45 credits at Distinction including Chemistry and Mathematics related units.
Scottish Higher AAAAB - AAAAA Only acceptable in conjunction with Scottish Advanced Highers.
Scottish Advanced Higher AB - AA Acceptable in conjunction with Scottish Highers. Advanced Higher in Chemistry is essential and a second Science or Mathematics is preferred
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme 37 - 35 points With 6 in Higher Level Chemistry and a second Science or Mathematics
Welsh Baccalaureate - Advanced Skills Challenge Certificate (first teaching September 2015) A* - B We will consider this qualification alongside or in combination with A Levels or other qualifications, as equivalent to one A Level.
Extended Project We recognise the value of this qualification although it will not be included as a condition of entry. It may be taken in to consideration when you receive your results.
Cambridge International Pre-U Certificate - Principal D2, D3, D3 - D3, D3, M2 Cambridge Pre-U Chemistry at D3 is essential and a second Science or Mathematics is preferred.
OCR Cambridge Technical Extended Diploma DDD We consider a range of OCR qualifications equivalent to 3 A Levels, or in combination with A Levels or other qualifications. A Level in Chemistry (or equivalent qualification) at grade A is essential.

We consider a wide range of qualifications for entry. If your qualification or combination of qualifications is not listed here please visit our website for further information: https://www.york.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/applying/entry/

Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course

https://www.york.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/courses/bsc-chemistry-biological-medicinal/

Additional entry requirements

Other

We require all Home based applicants to visit the department on either an Open Day, a pre-application visit day or a post-offer visit day


English language requirements


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9250 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
International £22080 Year 1

Additional fee information

For additional information please see our web pages at: https://www.york.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/fees-funding/
Chemistry, Biological and Medicinal Chemistry at University of York - UCAS