Year of entry
3 years full-time
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How long you will study
Domestic course fees
How you will study
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Notes about fees for this course
Tuition fees for the 2017/18 academic year are still being finalised for all courses. Please see our general guide to our standard undergraduate tuition fees.
Typical entry requirements
These typical entry requirements apply to the 2017 academic year of entry and may be subject to change for the 2018 academic year. Please check back for further details.
We will interview you as part of your application.
UCAS Tariff points/Grades required
120 UCAS Tariff Points at A2 (Grades BBB) including a minimum grade C at A2 in Biology (must include a Pass in the Biology practical assessment), Human Biology or Grade C at A2 in Applied Science. Other Sciences may be considered. General Studies is not accepted.
BTEC Extended Diploma at Level 3 (Grades DDM) in relevant subject to include 60 credits at Merit from relevant Science units.
Specific GCSE requirements
GCSE grade C or grade 4 in English Language, Science and Mathematics. Level 2 Functional Skills English also accepted.
Non Tariffed Qualifications
Pass Access to HE Diploma in a relevant subject (Science/ Medicine/ Dentistry/ Pharmacy) with a minimum 122 UCAS tariff points.
International Baccalaureate points
26 Diploma points with HL Biology at grade 5.
IELTS score required for international students
7.0 overall with not less that 5.5 in any element
There's further information for international students on our international website if you're applying with non-UK qualifications.
All applicants are required to pass a medical examination and receive vaccinations required for working in medical fields.
A satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) certificate is required for all students. This will be completed through the university early in the course.
This degree programme is not available to overseas applicants.
As part of the selection process, shortlisted candidates must attend an interview in person.
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