A typical offer will be 104 points, minimum 3 A levels including grade B/C from chemistry and a second science such as mathematics, use of mathematics, physics, statistics, geology, environmental science/studies, biology or human biology, applied science, science in the environment, psychology, design technology - product design or economics, engineering. Excluding general studies.
18 units BTEC National Diploma/QCF Extended Diploma: DMM – science related including chemistry units.
BTEC National Diploma modules
If you hold a BTEC qualification it is vital that you provide our Admissions team with details of the exact modules you have studied as part of the BTEC. Without this information we may be unable to process your application quickly and you could experience significant delays in the progress of your application to study with us. Please explicitly state the full list of modules within your qualification at the time of application.
International Baccalaureate: 28 overall to include 5/4 at higher level chemistry, plus one other science subject from either: mathematics/use of mathematics, physics, statistics, geology, environmental science/studies, biology/human biology, applied science, science in the environment, engineering, psychology, design technology: product design or economics. English and mathematics must be included.
If you are an international student and not studying English within IB, you must have IELTS: 6.0 overall with 5.5 in all elements.
Access courses: pass an Access to HE Diploma (for example, science/combined studies/natural sciences/nursing) with at least 33 credits at merit and/or distinction and to include at least 15 credits in chemistry with merit. The remaining units should come from science related units. Including GCSE English and mathematics grade C or above or equivalent.
For a full list of all acceptable qualifications please refer to our tariff glossary
English language requirements