University of Essex

22 nd
Young University Rankings 2014
251–300 th
World University Rankings 2018
Wivenhoe Park, Colchester, Essex, CO4 3SQ, United Kingdom

Genetics (Including Placement Year)

Want to find yourself? The answers are right here. New technologies in genetic manipulation, biotechnology and genomics allow you to explore the intricate proteins that dictate your every characteristic. Your teaching is research-led, with a focus on real-world biomedical applications. From genetically modified crops that could eliminate world hunger, to emerging theories on cancer biology, there really has never been a more exciting time to study genetics. Your placement year gives you the chance to gain more experience and become even more employable.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    Colchester Campus,Colchester
  • Fees & Finances
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £16,170