Biology BSc (Hons)

Biology BSc (Hons)

Bachelor degree
36 months
Application deadlines: January
Processing time: 30 days
Application fee: £12
Intakes: September
International tuition: £15,500

Program overview

You’ll learn in spacious, modern laboratories fitted with a vast array of highly specialised instruments and equipment to help you get the very most from your studies. Our labs are also equipped with the latest audio visual tools meaning you’ll get a hands-on opportunity to develop your laboratory skills, whilst Technology Enabled Learning (TEL) is embedded in the design of the course to enhance your learning experience. A comprehensive list of facilities is available here. You’ll also be able to benefit from Northumbria University’s wider facilities including a 24-hour access library and fantastic ICT. Our expert staff members come from a broad range of backgrounds, including the biotech industries, health care, food technology and consulting. They include international experts in their fields who regularly contribute to prestigious scientific journals.

Study options

This program can be done
On campus



International Foundation Programme OR 1st Year Undergraduate : Certificate of Secondary Education and an acceptable grade from a recognised Foundation programme - Average of 4 in Certificate of Secondary Education and all Bs in Foundation Programme OR First year of Bachelor degree/Bakalvr - minimum GPA 3/Satisfactory

Career opportunities

As a Biology graduate you’ll not only have gained expert, subject-specific knowledge but you’ll also secure a whole host of wider skills to support your future career choices, including data-handling, complex problem solving and project management. Biology graduates are sought-after in many specialist fields including biotechnology and medicine, scientific civil service, environmental protection, forensic science and science education, as well as by employers who value their high-level skills in communication, analysis and numeracy. Many of our recent graduates have gone on to work for leading global organisations including GlaxoSmithKline, Brenntag and Covance, whilst others have gone into teaching and research roles or on to postgraduate studies.

Campus location

Newcastle , United Kingdom

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