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Biotechnology BSc Hons

Biological Sciences and Microbiology and Cell Science at University of York:
4.5 / 5
STUDY MODEFull-Time
LENGTH3 years course
LEARNINGOn Campus
PLACEMENT YEARNot Available
YEAR ABROADNot Available
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Biotechnology BSc Hons

Microorganisms are an important but often misunderstood form of life. The causative agents of many diseases, microbes can also be exploited as "cell factories" to produce a wide range of useful products,

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What you will need to do

Apply by 25 Jan

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Audition for a Place
Attend an interview
Submit a portfolio
Pass an entry test

Points of entry for Biotechnology BSc Hons

Year 1

Entry requirements for Biological Sciences and Microbiology and Cell Science at University of York
Entry requirements are the formal requirements students need to meet to be considered for a place on a university course. But, each year many universities accept students with lower grades. The bar chart below shows the actual UCAS tariff points of students currently on this course.
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Required subjects for Biotechnology BSc Hons at University of York
Essential Subjects: Biology and a second Science (or equivalent) are essential. We consider the following subjects as a second Science: Chemistry, Computer Science, Environmental Science, Further Maths, Geography, Geology, Maths, Physical Education, Physics, Psychology or Statistics. Human Biology is also accepted in place of Biology. Information: Applicants taking Science A Levels that include a practical component will be required to pass.
UCAS points for current students on Biological Sciences and Microbiology and Cell Science at University of York
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