King's College London

Course Introduction

The Neuroscience BSc at King's is a modern and multidisciplinary degree that harnesses elements of cell, molecular & developmental biology, neuroanatomy, physiology and pharmacology, and links to sciences of the mind: psychology and philosophy. Students gain a broad grounding in the subject, with special emphasis on developmental neuroscience, diseases & disorders of the nervous system, clinical and psychological aspects.

Course Modules

Year 1 examples: Biochemistry and molecular biology (cell biology and genetics); biochemistry and molecular biology (chemistry of the cell); from cells to systems; fundamentals of pharmacology; practice of biomedical science; physiological systems. Year 2 examples: Neuroscience; neuroscience and the mind; physiology and pharmacology of the central nervous system; essentials of embryology; psychology; gene cloning and expression A. Year 3: Optional streams.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
3 years
Full Time
BSc (Hons) £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees

Qualifications required:

  • GCE A-level AAB
  • SQA Higher AAABB
  • Irish Leaving Certificates AABBBB
  • International Baccalaureate 35
  • European Baccalaureate 80%
  • BTEC National Diploma
  • SQA Advanced Higher AB
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Diploma

Key Course Information

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100% Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course

The course is well organised and is running smoothly 86%
I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 89%
The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 86%

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

85% Go on to work and/or study

In work 25
Studying 50
Studying and working 10
Unemployed 20
Unknown 0

31% Total study time lectures

Total Written: 64%

Total Coursework: 26%

Total Practical: 10%

£5,980 - £6,740
Typical cost of university accommodation

£4,800 - £6,400
Typical cost of private accommodation