University of Bristol

91-100 th
World Reputation Rankings 2015
76 th
World University Rankings 2018
Senate House, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol, Avon, BS8 1TH, United Kingdom


BSc Biochemistry covers all the major aspects of biochemistry in detail and will give you a thorough understanding of the latest developments in the subject with an emphasis on practical skills. In the first year you will study biochemistry and biological chemistry. You will also have a wide choice of additional subjects including anatomy, cellular pathology, mathematics, microbiology, pharmacology and physiology. As a second year student you will study biochemistry and molecular genetics as well selecting from a range of other biomedical science related units. You will also receive training in transferable and employability skills. There is a strong emphasis on the development of practical and research skills throughout the first two years. This will prepare you for a third year when you will undertake a research project of your own as well as studying topics including advanced biochemistry and cell biology. This course is available for intercalation.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    Main Site,Bristol
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £20,300
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £10,750