UCL (University College London)

Course Introduction

This four'year programme provides a complete education in chemistry and the option of taking courses in other areas, with the opportunity to spend a year abroad studying at a selected university in Australia, Canada or the USA.

Course Modules

Year 1 examples: Introduction to chemical principles; basic inorganic chemistry; basic organic chemistry; basic physical chemistry. Year 2 examples: Principles of inorganic chemistry; principles of organic chemistry; principles of physical chemistry. Year 3 examples: Year abroad. Year 4 examples: Advanced chemical research project.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
4 years
Full Time
MSci (Hons) £21,320  Academic year. First year overseas fees
4 years
Full Time
MSci (Hons) £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees

Qualifications required:

  • SQA Advanced Higher AAA
  • Irish Leaving Certificates AAAAB-AAAAA
  • GCE A-level AAA
  • European Baccalaureate 80%-85%
  • Course specific
  • GCE AS-level
  • International Baccalaureate
  • SQA Higher
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade

Key Course Information

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82% Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course

The course is well organised and is running smoothly 75%
I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 74%
The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 92%

£22,000 Average salary 6 months after course has finished

75% Go on to work and/or study

In work 30
Studying 45
Studying and working 0
Unemployed 20
Unknown 0

38% Total study time lectures

Total Written: 69%

Total Coursework: 17%

Total Practical: 14%

£5,337 - £7,371
Typical cost of university accommodation

£5,915 - £6,624
Typical cost of private accommodation