Engineering (Biochemical) UCL (University College London)

Undergraduate

Awarded by: University College London

Biochemical Engineering translates life science discoveries into new products and sustainable manufacturing processes. You will acquire the underpinning knowledge needed to produce biopharmaceuticals, make biofuels, manufacture vaccines or grow stem cells for therapy. The MEng offers an extra year on top of the Biochemical Engineering BEng to gain research experience and take advanced modules.

  • Qualification

    Master of Engineering (with Honours) - MEng (Hon)

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Start date

    September 2018

  • Duration

    4 years


How to apply

Application deadlines

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

15 January *

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course code H813
Institution code U80
Campus name Main Site
Campus code -

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff Not accepted
A level A*AA - AAA Mathematics required, plus one from Biology, Chemistry or Physics.
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) Not accepted
Access to HE Diploma Not accepted
Scottish Higher Not accepted
Cambridge International Pre-U Certificate - Principal D2, D3, D3 - D3, D3, D3 D2,D3,D3 - D3,D3,D3 in three Cambridge Pre-U Principal Subjects. Mathematics required, plus one from Biology, Chemistry and Physics.
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme 38 - 39 points A total of 18-19 points in three higher level subjects including Mathematics, plus one from Biology, Chemistry or Physics, with no score below 5.
Scottish Advanced Higher A1AA-AAA at Advanced Highers (or A1A at Advanced Higher and AAA at Higher - AA at Advanced Higher and AAA at Higher). Mathematics required plus one from Physics, Chemistry and Biology at Advanced Higher.
Welsh Baccalaureate - Advanced Skills Challenge Certificate (first teaching September 2015) Successful completion of the WBQ Advanced Skills Challenge Certificate plus 2 GCE A-Levels at grades A*AA - AAA. Mathematics required, plus one from Biology, Chemistry and Physics.

GCSE English Language and GCSE Mathematics at grade C required. For UK-based students, a grade C or equivalent in a foreign language GCSE (other than Ancient Greek, Biblical Hebrew or Latin) is required.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £9,250 Year 1
EU £9,250 Year 1
International £23,710 Year 1
England £9,250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9,250 Year 1
Scotland £9,250 Year 1
Wales £9,250 Year 1

Additional fee information

For information about tuition fees please visit our dedicated webpage for more details: http://www.ucl.ac.uk/prospective-students/undergraduate/fees-funding. The fees indicated above are for undergraduate entry in the 2017/18 academic year. Our 2018/19 tuition fee rate is not yet available, however as soon as it is then our webpage will be updated. UCL reserves the right to increase its UK/EU fees in line with government policy (including on an annual basis for each year of study during a programme). UK/EU fees may be subject to increase for those commencing study in the academic year 2018/19 and for each year of study thereafter. Fees for overseas students for 2018 entry may be up to 5% higher than those shown for 2017, in accordance with UCL policy. Please note that fees advertised by UCL are for the first year of entry only and fees for subsequent years of study may be up to 5% higher.