University of Dundee

Mathematical Biology University of Dundee Degree level: Undergraduate

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The BSc in Mathematical Biology is the only dedicated undergraduate mathematical biology degree offered in the UK. We also offer a four or five year MSci.

Our course offers a unique blend of modern mathematics applied to important biological processes. For example, mathematics can be used to understand how cells in a tumour grow. Mathematical Biology involves using mathematical techniques and computational tools to answer problems that arise in Biology. New and exciting challenges in the life sciences are now being met using mathematical modelling, which is having a direct impact on health, social and ecological aspects of modern life.

How to apply

You can no longer submit a new application for courses starting in 2019.

If you already have a 2019 application and are in Clearing, you can add this course as a Clearing choice in Track – contact the university or college first to check they have places.

This course has limited vacancies, and is no longer accepting applications from some students. See the list below for where you normally live, to check if you’re eligible to apply.

England

Wales

Scotland

Northern Ireland

EU

International

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 CG11
Institution code D65
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
A level BCC - BBB including A-Level mathematics at B, plus either A-Level biology or physics at B, and AS Level chemistry at C
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) DDM A relevant BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma
Scottish Higher BBBB - AA including mathematics at B plus either biology or physics at B, and chemistry at C
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme 30 points Higher Level grades 5, 5, 5 to include mathematics plus either biology or physics, and chemistry

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

https://www.dundee.ac.uk/study/ug/mathematical-biology/#info-entry-requirements

English language requirements


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £9,250 Year 1
EU £1,820 Year 1
International £19,950 Year 1
England £9,250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9,250 Year 1
Scotland £1,820 Year 1
Wales £9,250 Year 1

Additional fee information

Tuition fees for Rest of UK/Channel Islands students in 2018/19 for this course are £9,250 per year for three years of a four year Honours degree. This means you will only pay a maximum of £27,750. Tuition fees for International students are per year of study.

Provider information

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University of Dundee
Nethergate
Dundee
DD1 4HN


Clearing contact details

Clearing Hotline

01382 386386

Course Clearing information

Additional information

We're here to help with any questions about Clearing, from the application process to accommodation. Lines are open 8am to 6pm, Monday to Friday with extended hours on the following dates. Thursday 16 August 7am - 8pm, Friday 17 August 7am - 8pm, Saturday 18 August 8am - 5pm, Sunday 19 August 10am - 3pm.


Course contact details

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Admissions Enquiries

01382 383838


Admissions and Student Recruitment

01382 383838