Study options for this course
Notes about fees for this course
Fees & funding
How much will my course cost?
All fees quoted are for full-time courses and per academic year unless stated otherwise.
Rest of UK
Bachelor degrees at Strathclyde will cost £9,250 a year, but the total amount payable will be capped at £27,750 for students on a four-year Bachelors programme. Students studying on integrated Masters degree programmes - for example MSci, MEng and MPharm - will pay £9,250 for the Masters year.
Course materials & costs
Lab coats and safety goggles:
Please note: All fees shown are annual and may be subject to an increase each year. Find out more about fees.
How can I fund my studies?
Students from Scotland and the EU
If you're a Scottish or EU student, you may be able to apply to the Student Award Agency Scotland (SAAS) to have your tuition fees paid by the Scottish government. Scottish students may also be eligible for a bursary and loan to help cover living costs while at University.
For more information on funding your studies have a look at our University Funding page.
Students from England, Wales & Northern Ireland
We have a generous package of bursaries on offer for students from England, Northern Ireland and Wales
You don't need to make a separate application for these. When your place is confirmed at Strathclyde, we'll assess your eligibility.Have a look at our scholarship search for any more funding opportunities.
International Students (Non UK, EEA)
We have a number of scholarships available to international students. Take a look at our scholarship search to find out more.
We have a wide range of scholarships available. Have a look at our scholarship search to find a scholarship.
Required subjects are indicated following minimum accepted grades.
AABB/AAAC (Chemistry, Maths, Physics or Biology/Human Biology, English C*)
Advanced Higher Chemistry and Maths recommended for S6 study
A Levels/Advanced Highers
Year 1 entry
Minimum entry requirements: BBB (Chemistry, Maths, Physics or Biology, *GCSE English Language C and English Literature C)
Typical entry requirements: ABB
Year 2 entry
Minimum entry requirements: ABB
Typical entry requirements: AAA
Please note if you are taking the newly reformed Chemistry A level, we will require you to pass the practical assessment included in the A level.
Year 2 entry: 34 (Chemistry, Maths, Physics or Biology/Human Biology all at HL, *English SL6)
Year 1 entry: relevant HNC, A in Graded Unit
Year 2 entry: relevant HND, AAA in Graded Units
Those with A Levels, Advanced Highers or IB HL in only two of the preferred subjects will be considered for Year 1 entry
*General Teaching Council minimum English requirement; preference is likely to be given to applicants offering higher grades
- Deferred entry accepted
- UCAS personal statements and references will be taken into account
- Entry to the teaching profession requires membership of the Protecting of Vulnerable Groups Scheme; the procedure will be detailed during the application process
- Suitably-qualified applicants are formally interviewed in Year 2
We want to increase opportunities for people from every background. Strathclyde selects our students based on merit, potential and the ability to benefit from the education we offer. We look for more than just your grades. We consider the circumstances of your education and will make lower offers to certain applicants as a result.
Find out if you can benefit from this type of offer.
Find out entry requirements for your country.
Degree preparation course for international students
We offer international students (non EU/UK) who do not meet the entry requirements for an undergraduate degree at Strathclyde the option of completing an Undergraduate Foundation year programme at the International Study Centre.
You can also complete the online application form, or to ask a question please fill in the enquiry form and talk to one of our multi-lingual Student Enrolment Advisers today.