BSc (Hons) Human Biology (with Foundation year)

University of East London (UEL)
United Kingdom
Bachelor's Degree
Study mode
4 years
Total tuition fee (local)
USD 46,488
Total tuition fee (foreign)
USD 55,269

Entry Requirements

  • A Level: Including passes at A2 in at least 2 subjects. Must include Grade B in A Level Biology or Chemistry
  • BTEC: Extended Diploma (QCF) or Diploma (QCF) in relevant subjects, or at least Merit in relevant subjects
  • International Baccalaureate: Diploma with 25 points including a minimum of 15 points at Higher Level, must include Biology and Chemistry at Higher Level.
  • Other equivalent qualifications recognised by the university.

Note: We would normally expect you to have Grade C in GCSE English and Maths and Double Science Grade C 

English Language Requirements:

  • Overall IELTS 6.0 with a minimum of 6.0 in Writing and Speaking; minimum 5.5 in Reading and Listening (or recognised equivalent).


Human Biology is not all just about us. You’ll also examine what impact we have on other life processes, such as animal and plant communities, and why humans succumb to infection.

Over the years, we’ve built up a wealth of experience on our biology courses, so we can now offer an impressively wide range of subject options from which you can choose.

As with our other bioscience undergraduates, your first year will cover the basics - essential chemistry, cell biology, biochemistry and human anatomy, and physiology.

This thorough grounding ensures you get the most out of the rest of the course. At the end of the first year, you’ll have the option to transfer to another degree course, depending on the disciplines on which you want to concentrate.

In year two, you tackle two core modules, the biology of disease and cellular biochemistry. This leaves you free to choose from a wide range of options, including infection and immunity and immunology.

Because you’ve got very flexible options, it means your choice of a final-year research project is also very wide.

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