Molecular Genetics Degree Courses in the UK - Bachelors & Masters

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
University of Leicester 67% 0% 2% £9500 £21000 173 Leicester On campus Full-time
University of Dundee 71% 0% 0% £9250 £23650 227 Dundee On campus Full-time
The University of Nottingham 67% 0% 2% - - 173 Nottingham On campus Full-time
King's College London 87% 0% 0% £9250 - 179 London On campus Full-time
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Student Reviews

Overall student satisfaction
87 /100
662 students of Molecular Genetics in the UK replied

Primarily based on data from undergraduate degree students.

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Primarily based on salary data of undergraduate students

Salary of all UK Graduates of Molecular 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 Molecular 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 Molecular 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

Specialisations within Molecular Genetics

  • Plant Genetics
  • Molecular Genetics Technology
  • Molecular Laboratory Technology
  • Biotechnology
  • Embryology

Required skill level of job after 15 months

Among graduates of Molecular 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 Molecular Genetics (15 months after graduation)

Example below based on all graduates of Molecular 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 Molecular Genetics in the UK received the following grades.

Entry Requirements / Admissions

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for Molecular Genetics

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  • The following degrees are offered for Molecular Genetics studies:
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Master of Science - MSc

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

Molecular Genetics at King's College London received the highest rating among all graduates in the National Student Survey year with a rating of 87 out of 100 among 11 respondents.