University of East London

Course Introduction

The flexibility of sharing a common first year (Level 1) with our other Bioscience degrees provides you with the option of transferring to another degree programme on completion of the year. There is also the option of taking a short'term summer training placement in pharmacovigilance. There are strong links with the Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) and various organisations and academic research laboratories, opening the way for training opportunities for students.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
3 years
Full Time
BSc (Hons) £14,040  Academic year. First year overseas fees
3 years
Full Time
BSc (Hons) £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees
5 years
Part Time
BSc (Hons) £2,250  Module. First year home fees

Qualifications required:

  • European Baccalaureate 65%
  • International Baccalaureate 25
  • Foundation / access qualification
  • SQA Higher
  • GCE A-level BBC
  • BTEC National Diploma
  • SQA Advanced Higher
  • GCE AS-level
  • BTEC National Award
  • BTEC National Certificate (12 units)
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
  • BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma
  • OCR National Certificate (6 Units)
  • OCR National Diploma (12 Units)
  • OCR National Extended Diploma (18 Units)
  • BTEC Level 3 National Certificate

Key Course Information

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84% Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course

The course is well organised and is running smoothly 84%
I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 100%
The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 100%

£21,000 Average salary 6 months after course has finished

55% Go on to work and/or study

In work 40
Studying 15
Studying and working 0
Unemployed 20
Unknown 25

30% Total study time lectures

Total Written: 40%

Total Coursework: 34%

Total Practical: 26%

£4,095 - £4,349
Typical cost of university accommodation

£3,536 - £4,784
Typical cost of private accommodation