BSc in Chemistry: The University of Manchester

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BSc in Chemistry: The University of Manchester, Undergraduate Admissions, School of Chemistry, The University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PL, Manchester, United Kingdom
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3 years
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Course description

BSc Chemistry offers you a three-year degree programme. The first two years follow a core structure, which allows greater flexibility in the third and final year.

Career opportunities

BSc Chemistry graduates go into a wide range of careers. You will be numerate, literate, versatile, creative and skilled in problem solving. Around 50% have a first job directly using their chemical knowledge, 25% go on to a further degree and the remaining 25% opt for diverse careers in finance, management, computing and IT.

Entry requirements

  • Academic entry qualification overview: A Level: Grades ABB-ABC (to include Chemistry plus one other science or maths subject).
  • English language: Minimum grade C in GCSE English Language.  IELTS - minimum 6.5. TOEFL - minimum 233 (computer-based) or 577 (paper-based) or 90 (internet-based).
  • A level: Grades ABC including Chemistry and one other science or maths subject.
  • AS level: Two AS Levels may be accepted in place of one A Level.
  • Unit grade information: The University of Manchester welcomes the provision of unit grade information which, like all other available information, will inform the consideration of applications.
  • GCSE: A good range of subjects including English, Maths and Sciences with minimum grades of A-C.
  • Key Skills qualification: The University warmly welcomes applications from students studying the Key Skills qualification. However, as the opportunities to take these modules are not open to all applicants, currently this is not an essential requirement of the University.
  • International Baccalaureate: 32 points overall with at least 16 at Higher Level including Chemistry plus at least one other science subject from Maths, Physics or Biology at Higher Level. English must be offered at standard level.

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