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  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

  • Location

    Sutton Bonington Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP-22

  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

Plant scientists are vital to help us feed the world. Climate change and a growing population mean we need to understand plant growth and improve crop production. You'll study how plants develop and evolve in response to their environment. Using our specialist facilities, you'll learn how to experiment with plant growth. We have glasshouses equipped with the latest 3D imaging equipment. Our controlled environment growth rooms can control conditions such as temperature, light and humidity. We have an international research reputation in plant science. This means you'll be taught by experienced scientists working on the latest research. Our passion for plant and crop science is demonstrated in our teaching. We'll explain the latest thinking in modern plant science through lectures, practicals and field trips. You'll study many exciting aspects of modern plant science including: - Cell and molecular biology - Genetic engineering - Plant-pathogen interactions - Environmental physiology - ecology Throughout your degree you can choose from a range of additional options. You can apply to do these when you get here: - Industry placement - you can add a year in industry between years two and three - Study abroad - options include our Malaysia campus, Australia, Canada, or Europe

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

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£ 25,000per year

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A level : ABB - AAB

biology A level is required. A pass is required in science practicals where taken.Citizenship studies, critical thinking, general studies and leisure studies not accepted.

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University information

University of Nottingham

  • University League Table

    24th

  • Campus address

    University of Nottingham, University Park, Nottingham, Nottingham, NG7 2RD, England

The university offers a range of scholarships specifically for international applicants studying at any level.
A large number of courses at the university include a placement or work experience element, ensuring that students receive first-hand professional experience.
In September every year, the university runs a free welcome programme for new international students from outside the EU joining the University of Nottingham.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    29th out of 100 16

  • Entry standards

    / Max 240
    138 63%

    32nd

    10
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    82.0 82%

    11th

    19
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.95 79%

    74th

    16

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