Imperial College London

Course Modules

Year 1: Biological chemistry and cellular metabolism; cell biology; biology of organisms; ecology, behaviour and evolution. Year 2: Applied molecular biology; computing; statistics; humanities option; animal and plant physiology or bacterial physiology; immunology or ecology; virology or resource management; parasitism and other life strategies, or mycology and plant pathology, or genetics; marine ecology field course or tutored dissertation. Year 3: Conservation and biodiversity summer field course or marine microbiology field course plus 3 options from a wide range of courses, or 4 options; research project.

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

Qualifications required:

  • GCE A-level AAA
  • SQA Advanced Higher AAA
  • Irish Leaving Certificates AAAABB
  • European Baccalaureate 85%
  • International Baccalaureate 38
  • GCE AS-level
  • SQA Higher
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade

Key Course Information

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85% Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course

The course is well organised and is running smoothly 83%
I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 98%
The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 94%

£19,000 Average salary 6 months after course has finished

88% Go on to work and/or study

In work 31
Studying 57
Studying and working 0
Unemployed 11
Unknown 0

28% Total study time lectures

Total Written: 59%

Total Coursework: 27%

Total Practical: 14%

£2,994 - £9,221
Typical cost of university accommodation

£4,335 - £11,475
Typical cost of private accommodation