Years 1 and 2
Subjects include molecular bioscience, biology of organisms, chemistry for bioscience, an introduction to infection and immunity, nutritional biochemistry and metabolism, cell and molecular biology and human physiology.
You’ll also choose two elective subjects from other departments across the University.
Years 3 and 4
You’ll specialise in microbiology.
You’ll carry out a research project and specialise in one subject.
2024 entry requirements
4 or 5 Highers at AAAB or AABBC including Biology (or Human Biology) and Chemistry at B plus English and Maths at National 5 at B. Higher English preferred.
Entry to year 2 may be possible with Advanced Higher Biology and Chemistry at AB or BA plus above.
Widening access entry:
4 or 5 Highers at AABB or AABCC including Biology (or Human Biology) and Chemistry at B plus English and Maths at National 5 at B. Higher English preferred.
Faculty of Science
Pharmacy and Biomedical Sciences