Genetics Bachelors & Masters in London

Program University Student satis­faction Unem­ployed Drop­out Tuition (UK) Tuition (Inter­national) UCAS Tariff City
Biomedical Sciences (Genetics) with Placement BSc (Hons) Brunel University 61% 4% 0% £9250 £19280 130 Uxbridge On campus Full-time
Biomedical Sciences (Genetics) BSc (Hons) Brunel University 61% 4% 0% £9250 £19280 120 Uxbridge On campus Full-time
Molecular Genetics BSc (Hons) King's College London 79% 5% 5% £9250 - 152 London On campus Full-time
Medical Genetics BSc (Hons) Queen Mary University of London 81% 5% 5% £9250 - 156 London On campus Full-time
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Related subjects - degree programmes in London:
  • Career Paths in Genetics

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.

Specialisations within Genetics

  • Medical Genetics
  • Molecular Genetics
  • Immunology
  • Pharmacology

Skills that graduates consider useful for their work in Genetics

  • Scientific protocol skills
  • Biological research skills
  • Laboratory practice knowledge
  • Recording, analysis and interpretation of masses of scientific data
  • Logical thinking, numeracy and computing skills
  • Awareness of current issues and ethical debates
  • Communication skills
  • Time management
  • Problem- solving
  • Self- reliance
  • Business awareness
  • Teamwork

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).

Jobs of graduates of Genetics (15 months after graduation)

Example below based on all graduates of Genetics at King's College London

20% Teaching Professionals
15% Science, engineering and technology associate professionals
10% Administrative occupations
10% Process, plant and machine operatives
10% Elementary occupations
10% Natural and social science professionals
10% Engineering professionals
10% Media Professionals
5% Leisure, travel and related personal service occupations

Grading & Study Time

Entry Requirements / Admissions

Get advice on which foundation courses are best for you to still study Genetics, if you do not meet the minimum requirements in terms of UCAS score, A levels, or English language requirements.


The price of rent in London has the highest impact on overall living expenses. Your choice of where to live in London will make a huge difference to your costs of living. Students studying in London pay on average 67% more on rent than students in the rest of the UK. Overall student living costs in London will be approx 34% more than in the rest of the UK.

Medical Genetics - BSc (Hons) at Queen Mary University of London received the highest rating among all graduates in the National Student Survey 2022 with a rating of 81 out of 100 among 30 respondents.