Life Sciences (Undergrad)

Intakes

Jan, Sep, Nov

Deadlines

Dec, Aug, Oct
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Annual tuition fees

$22,006 $22,010

Undergraduate Foundation in Business, Economics, Accounting and Real Estate

3 terms £1,000 to £2,500

Undergraduate Foundation in Humanities, Law and Social Science

3 terms £1,000 to £2,500

Undergraduate Foundation in Life Sciences

3 terms £2,000 to £3,000

Undergraduate Foundation in Physical Sciences and Engineering

3 terms £2,000 to £3,000

 

Duration

4 Years

Intakes

Jan, Sep, Nov

Study language

English

Delivery mode

On-Campus

Degree type

Foundation year

List of Programs

  1. Biological Sciences BSc
  2. Biomedical Sciences – Pharmacology BSc
  3. Environmental Science BSc
  4. Genetics BSc
  5. Pharmacology BSc
  6. Psychology BSc

Requirements

Academic Requirements

  • Good high school graduate grades or equivalent.
  • IGCSE / GCSE / O-Level: 5 passes with grade 4 minimum or grade C, including native language
  • A levels/AS levels: 24 UCAS points (native language accepted)
  • IB first year – 24 points or IB Certificate IB – 22 points

Additional requirements

  • For our Life Sciences pathway, you will also need to have studied Chemistry and one other science or Maths subject.
  • For the Physical Sciences and Engineering pathway, Maths and/or Physics may also be required.

English Tests Requirements

IELTS

5

(4.5 in writing, 4.0 in all other skills)

About Faculty

Covering a wide range of life sciences, you will study modules dedicated to your chosen progression degree.

Top Reasons to Study in University of Aberdeen

A WORLD-RANKING UNIVERSITY
The University of Aberdeen ranks in the top 160 universities* in the world. As a student here, you will be able to learn from and contribute to world-leading research, making an impact on the rest of the world.

INTERNATIONAL EXPERIENCE
With over 14,500 students on campus, the University of Aberdeen is a vibrant and lively place to be a student. After you progress from the International Study Centre, you will be a part of the 130 different nationalities at the University, giving you not just the opportunity to discover Scottish culture, but those from all over the world.

FLEXIBLE STUDY OPTIONS
At Aberdeen, you will follow the Scottish education system –with most undergraduate degrees lasting four years. Scottish degrees are traditionally more flexible than the rest of the UK, allowing you to choose your studies based on your interests or explore other areas to maximise your employability.

Ranking & Accreditation of University of Aberdeen

  • 13th in the UK in the Guardian University Guide 2023
  • 192nd in the world in the Times Higher Education Ranking 2023
  • 2nd in Scotland, Wales and N Ireland for student satisfaction in The National Student Survey 2023
  • 2nd in the UK for Sustainable Education in the QS Sustainability Rankings 2023
  • Queen’s Anniversary Prize for research and teaching in Soil Science in 2021
  • A historical place to study Enjoy a long history of academic excellence by gaining your degree at Scotland’s 3rd oldest university, and the 5th oldest in the United Kingdom, founded in 1495.

Student Accommodation at University of Aberdeen

A range of accommodations, located in or close to King’s Campus, Hillhead Student Village and the City Centre.

  • from £99 to £169 per week

When you are deciding on which accommodation you would want to live in, you will have the option to choose from catered or self-catered. If you prefer to cook, and have the freedom to shop for yourself, the self-catered package may be best for you. A variety of supermarkets are only a short walk away, with plenty of small convenience stores that are also usually open until late.

You can also live in alcohol free or quiet accommodation in our dedicated blocks. This year we are offering students the option of Keith House. If you accept your offer of alcohol free accommodation you will have entered into an agreement not to drink alcohol in your apartment. If you do so you will be moved to another residence/apartment of our discretion.

 

Deadline:

Dec, Aug, Oct
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