UCL (University College London)

Course Introduction

Developing innovation to create new medicines, biofuels and environmental management tools is essential to meet the global challenges of tomorrow. If you are interested in meeting these challenges, then Biochemical Engineering at UCL is for you. This broad'based, flexible programme provides opportunities to follow a wide range of careers in this rapidly developing sector.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
3 years
Full Time
BEng (Hons) £22,380  Academic year. First year overseas fees
3 years
Full Time
BEng (Hons) £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees

Qualifications required:

  • SQA Higher
  • International Baccalaureate
  • BTEC National Diploma DDD
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
  • SQA Advanced Higher A1AA-AAA
  • GCE A-level AAA-A*AA
  • GCE AS-level
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma DDD
  • Course specific

Key Course Information

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68% Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course

The course is well organised and is running smoothly 68%
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 88%

£25,000 Average salary 6 months after course has finished

80% Go on to work and/or study

In work 30
Studying 50
Studying and working 0
Unemployed 20
Unknown 5

30% Total study time lectures

Total Written: 64%

Total Coursework: 29%

Total Practical: 7%

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

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