Undergraduate Study

Biology Programmes

‌Degree accreditation 

In recognition of our academic excellence and commitment to developing graduate employability skills, the following degree programmes have been awarded accreditation by the Society of Biology:

‌The Annual Degree Accreditation Awards Ceremony took place on the 4th September 2013 in the beautiful grounds of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, with over 100 guests representing academia, industry and learned societies in the UK. Read more

Students graduating in 2013 from one of these degree programmes will be able to state that they have a degree accredited by the Society of Biology, and they will be eligible to attain qualification as a chartered biologist (CBiol) with one year’s further practice (as opposed to three years practice for non-accredited programmes UK-wide). Read more

Undergraduate admissions

If you have any questions about the course, or you would like to discuss your own personal circumstances, please feel free to contact our Biology Admissions Office.

Monica Bandeira
Admissions Officer
Tel: 01904 328548
Biology: biol-admissions@york.ac.uk
Biochemistry: biochem-admissions@york.ac.uk
Biomedical Sciences: biomed-admissions@york.ac.uk

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Biochemistry Programmes

‌Biomedical Sciences Programmes  ‌

New integrated Masters

We are excited to announce that we are now offering all of our Biology programmes as integrated Masters degrees. Our integrated 4-year or 5-year Masters programmes will enable you to include a postgraduate level qualification within your study at York. The Masters year will include an extended research project carried out in the department’s research laboratories and distinct Masters level modules. Read more

Post Offer Online Chat

Date: Monday 10 March 2014

Your questions & our answers (PDF  , 623kb)

Expansion of our teaching facilities

Construction is under way for a new 1700m2 teaching block that will house two large high-tech teaching laboratories and a 120 seat computer room. The expansion will provide teaching space for the Department of Biology’s new Biomedical Science BSc degree, with the first intake of undergraduates expected in October 2014. Read more

New biology teaching building

Video: Undergraduate life in Biology

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