Genetics Degree Courses in the UK - Bachelor's & Master's

Program University Student satis­faction Unem­ployed Drop­out Tuition (UK) Tuition (Inter­national) UCAS Tariff City
The University of Edinburgh 67% 0% 2% £9250 £30400 173 Edinburgh On campus Full-time
The University of Edinburgh 67% 0% 2% £9250 £30400 173 Edinburgh On campus Full-time
The University of Edinburgh 67% 0% 2% £9250 £30400 173 Edinburgh On campus Full-time
Oxford Brookes University 89% 5% 10% £1155 £1937 115 Oxford On campus Part-time
Brunel University 52% 6% 0% £9250 £19280 122 Uxbridge On campus Full-time
Brunel University 52% 6% 15% £9250 £19280 129 Uxbridge On campus Full-time
University of East Anglia 83% 0% 15% £9250 £21700 £22800 122 Norwich On campus Full-time
The University of Sheffield 89% 0% 0% £9250 £9250 £24450 £25670 159 Sheffield On campus Full-time
Aberystwyth University 81% 0% 5% £9000 £16300 114 Aberystwyth On campus Full-time
The University of Nottingham 89% 0% 0% £9250 £26500 151 Nottingham On campus Full-time
The University of Sheffield 89% 0% 0% £9250 £9250 £24450 £25670 159 Sheffield On campus Full-time
Canterbury Christ Church University 89% 0% 0% £9250 £14500 159 Canterbury On campus Full-time
Canterbury Christ Church University 89% 0% 0% £9250 £14500 159 Canterbury On campus Full-time
Swansea University 64% 0% 0% £9000 £19050 106 Swansea On campus Full-time
Aberystwyth University 81% 0% 5% £9000 £16300 123 Aberystwyth On campus Full-time
Swansea University 64% 0% 0% £9000 £19600 106 Swansea On campus Full-time
University of Leicester 84% 3% 1% £9500 £21000 151 Leicester On campus Full-time
University of East Anglia 84% 3% 1% £8850 £19800 151 Norwich On campus Full-time
University of Sussex 78% 7% 0% £9250 £22500 145 Brighton On campus Full-time
University of Bristol 78% 5% 5% £4565 £24600 129 Bristol On campus Full-time
University of Essex 74% 0% 5% £9250 £19080 79 Colchester On campus Full-time
The University of Sheffield 89% 0% 0% £9250 £25670 158 Sheffield On campus Full-time
The University of Nottingham 91% 0% 5% £9250 £26500 127 Nottingham On campus Full-time
Aberystwyth University 77% 4% 15% £9000 £16300 135 Aberystwyth On campus Full-time
Royal Holloway, University of London 79% 0% 3% £9250 £23200 117 Egham On campus Full-time
The University of Sheffield 89% 0% 0% £9250 £9250 £24450 £25670 158 Sheffield On campus Full-time
The University of York 92% 0% 5% £9250 £24000 153 York On campus Full-time
University of Essex 74% 0% 5% £9250 £19080 79 Colchester On campus Full-time
University of Glasgow 83% 0% 0% £27750 £84080 £95800 201 Glasgow On campus Full-time
University of Huddersfield 73% 6% 5% £9250 £16000 120 Huddersfield On campus Full-time
Aberystwyth University 77% 4% 15% £9000 £16300 132 Aberystwyth On campus Full-time
University of Huddersfield 73% 6% 5% £9250 £16000 120 Huddersfield On campus Full-time
The University of Sheffield 89% 0% 0% £9250 £9250 £24450 £25670 158 Sheffield On campus Full-time
Royal Holloway, University of London 79% 0% 3% £9250 £23200 117 Egham On campus Full-time
The University of Sheffield 89% 0% 0% £9250 £25670 158 Sheffield On campus Full-time
University of Dundee 71% 0% 0% £9250 £23650 227 Dundee On campus Full-time
Cardiff University - - - - - - Cardiff On campus Part-time
Bangor University - - - - - - Bangor On campus Full-time
Ulster University - - - - - - Coleraine On campus Part-time
University of Bradford - - - £8784 £20885 - Bradford On campus Full-time
University of Sussex 78% 7% 0% - - 145 Brighton On campus Full-time
University of Leicester 78% 5% 5% - - 129 Leicester On campus Full-time
University of Leicester 75% 5% 0% £9250 - 136 Leicester On campus Full-time
University of Birmingham 77% 3% 3% £9250 - 151 Birmingham On campus Full-time
University of Wolverhampton 75% 0% 10% £9250 - 89 Wolverhampton On campus Full-time
The University of Manchester 59% 0% 0% - - 157 Manchester On campus Full-time
Newcastle University 71% 1% 4% £9250 - 135 Newcastle On campus Full-time
The University of Manchester 64% 0% 0% - - 164 Manchester On campus Full-time
The University of Edinburgh 64% 0% 0% - - 164 Edinburgh On campus Part-time
University of Chester 64% 0% 0% - - 164 Chester On campus Part-time
The University of Nottingham 64% 0% 0% - - 164 Nottingham On campus Full-time
Newcastle University 64% 0% 0% - - 164 Newcastle On campus Full-time
University of Birmingham 84% 3% 1% £9250 - 151 Birmingham On campus Full-time
The University of Edinburgh 84% 3% 1% - - 151 Edinburgh On campus Part-time
University of Wolverhampton 84% 3% 1% - - 151 Wolverhampton On campus Full-time
The University of Edinburgh 84% 3% 1% - - 151 Edinburgh On campus Part-time
The University of Edinburgh 84% 3% 1% - - 151 Edinburgh On campus Full-time
The University of Edinburgh 84% 3% 1% - - 151 Edinburgh On campus Full-time
The University of Edinburgh 84% 3% 1% - - 151 Edinburgh On campus Full-time
The University of Edinburgh 84% 3% 1% - - 151 Edinburgh On campus Full-time
University of Oxford 84% 3% 1% - - 151 Oxford On campus Full-time
The University of Edinburgh 84% 3% 1% - - 151 Edinburgh On campus Full-time
The University of Edinburgh 84% 3% 1% - - 151 Edinburgh On campus Part-time
University of Kent 84% 3% 1% - - 151 Canterbury On campus Full-time
The University of Nottingham 84% 3% 1% - - 151 Nottingham On campus Full-time
University of Chester 84% 3% 1% - - 151 Chester On campus Full-time
Newcastle University 84% 3% 1% - - 151 Newcastle On campus Part-time
Swansea University 85% 0% 0% - - 130 Swansea On campus Full-time
Swansea University 85% 0% 0% - - 130 Swansea On campus Full-time
University of Aberdeen 86% 2% 0% - - 176 Aberdeen On campus Full-time
University of Aberdeen 86% 2% 0% - - 176 Aberdeen On campus Full-time
The University of Manchester 59% 0% 0% - - 157 Manchester On campus Full-time
Newcastle University 71% 1% 4% - - 135 Newcastle On campus Full-time
The University of Manchester 59% 0% 0% - - 157 Manchester On campus Full-time
The University of Manchester 59% 0% 0% - - 157 Manchester On campus Part-time
University of Leicester 78% 5% 5% - - 129 Leicester On campus Full-time
The University of Manchester 78% 5% 5% - - 129 Manchester On campus Full-time
The University of Edinburgh 78% 5% 5% - - 129 Edinburgh On campus Full-time
Edge Hill University 92% 0% 0% £9250 - 117 Ormskirk On campus Full-time
Swansea University 85% 0% 0% - - 122 Swansea On campus Full-time
The University of Manchester 59% 0% 0% - - 157 Manchester On campus Full-time
University of Essex 74% 0% 5% £9250 - 79 Colchester On campus Full-time
University of Aberdeen 86% 2% 0% - - 176 Aberdeen On campus Full-time
Swansea University 85% 0% 0% - - 137 Swansea On campus Full-time
King's College London 87% 0% 0% £9250 - 179 London On campus Full-time
University of Leeds 70% 0% 5% - - 159 Leeds On campus Full-time
Queen Mary University of London 81% 5% 0% £9250 - 147 London On campus Full-time
University of Leicester 75% 10% 5% - - 133 Leicester On campus Full-time
University of Aberdeen 86% 2% 0% - - 176 Aberdeen On campus Full-time
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Student Reviews

Overall student satisfaction
69 /100
662 students of Genetics in the UK replied

Primarily based on data from undergraduate degree students.

Salary

Primarily based on salary data of undergraduate students

Salary of all UK Graduates of Genetics

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £22000 £22000 £27500
25-75 percentile range £19500 - £26000 £17000 - £28000 £22000 - £34500

Jobs & Career Perspectives

Career perspectives for Genetics

15 months after graduation, graduates of this subject were asked about their current circumstances of employment, what they do, and whether their activities and perspectives are directly related to their studies.

Current jobs

Among graduates of Genetics who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number who “agree” or “strongly agree” with the statements about their job.

Job in line with future plans

Utilise skills from studies

Work is meaningful

Typical employers for graduates of Genetics

  • Health Services
  • Pharmaceutical Companies
  • Universities
  • Food and Drink Companies
  • Health and Beauty Care Industry

Specialisations within Genetics

  • Medical Genetics
  • Molecular Genetics
  • Immunology
  • Pharmacology

Required skill level of job after 15 months

Among graduates of Genetics who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number of highly skilled vs non-highly skilled jobs (Unistats).

% Skilled jobs

Jobs of graduates of Genetics (15 months after graduation)

Example below based on all graduates of Genetics at The University of Nottingham

25% Business and public service associate professionals
20% Natural and social science professionals
10% Administrative occupations
10% Elementary occupations
10% Teaching Professionals
10% Business, Research and Administrative Professionals
10% Science, engineering and technology associate professionals
10% Design occupations

Grading Distribution

Students of Genetics in the UK received the following grades.

Entry Requirements / Admissions

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for Genetics

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FAQ

  • The following degrees are offered for Genetics studies:
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Master of Biological Sciences - MBiolSci
  • Master of Science - MSc
  • Master of Science (Honours) - Msci (Hons)
  • Doctor of Philosophy - PhD
  • Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip
  • Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert
  • Master of Science (Research) - MSc (Res)
  • Master of Research - MRes
  • Bachelor of Science - BSc
  • Professional Development Diploma - PDD
  • Postgraduate Diploma (Initial Qualification) - PgDip
  • Doctor of Philosophy - DPhil
  • Doctor of Medicine - MD
  • Master of Philosophy - MPhil

The median salary of graduates of Genetics was £22000 15 months after graduation, £22000 3 years after graduation and £27500 5 years after graduation.

Genetics at Edge Hill University received the highest rating among all graduates in the National Student Survey year with a rating of 92 out of 100 among 15 respondents.