Biology University of Leeds

We have one of the most diverse biology teaching groups allowing you to explore this wonderfully wide ranging subject and tailor your degree to you own biological interests, with modules from specialist areas such as Genetics and Zoology. The MBiol fourth year will allow you to study Masters level modules and undertake an extended research project. This step up from a BSc is a great entry into research, as well as giving you an edge when looking for careers in general. This course has been awarded advanced accreditation by the Society of Biology.

  • Qualification

    Master of Biology - MBiol (Hons)

  • Study mode

    Sandwich

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Start date

    September 2018

  • Duration

    5 years


How to apply

Application deadlines

To guarantee the university or college will consider you for this course, you must apply by:

15 January

Application codes

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

Course code C109
Institution code L23
Campus name Main Site

Points of entry

This means the year in which you would like to start the course.

‘Year 1’ means you will start in the first year.

‘Year 0’ means you will enter onto a foundation year.

You may be able to start some courses in the second or third years, if you meet certain criteria. You will need to discuss this with the university or college directly.

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 AAA - AAA Including Chemistry and another science subject. Critical Thinking and General Studies excluded.

We accept the following science subjects: biology, human biology, chemistry, mathematics, physics. Science-related subjects: Science- related subjects: PE, geography, use of mathematics, psychology, statistics, geology and computing.

Applicants taking a Science A-level (in England) will be required to achieve a pass in the practical element in addition to the standard A-level grade requirement.

GCSE:
Typically Grade 6 (B) or above at GCSE Maths and Grade 4 (C) or above at GCSE English.
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma Not accepted
Access to HE Diploma Not accepted
Scottish Higher Not accepted
Advanced Welsh Baccalaureate Skills Challenge Certificate Not accepted
Cambridge International Pre-U Certificate – Principal subjects D3, D3, D3 - D3, D3, D3 Including Chemistry plus another science subject.
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme 35 - 35 points (With 18 at higher level) including 6 in higher level Chemistry and another science at higher level.
Irish Leaving Certificate - Higher Level H1, H1, H2, H2, H2, H2 Including H1 Chemistry and another science at higher level.
Scottish Advanced Higher Advanced Higher: 5 x Highers AABBB, with AA in 2 Advanced Highers including Chemistry and another science or science-related subject. General Studies and Critical Thinking excluded.

We accept the following science subjects: biology, human biology, chemistry, mathematics, physics. Science-related subjects: PE, geography, use of mathematics, psychology, statistics, geology and computing.

Scottish Higher: Scottish Highers not accepted on their own.

For the most up-to-date information on entry requirements please visit www.leeds.ac.uk/courses


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

Additional fee information

For further information please see http://www.leeds.ac.uk/undergraduatefees

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