BSc Biochemistry / Careers

Year of entry: 2020

Career opportunities

Our graduates go into a wide range of sectors, with 90% in work or further study six months after completing the course.

Around one-third of graduates work in scientific research and development, which may require significant postgraduate study, usually a PhD. They then go on to work as researchers at universities, pharmaceutical and bioscience companies and institutes.

The rest of our graduates go into a diverse range of careers, including teaching or communicating science, as well as careers unrelated to biological sciences including management, finance, marketing and the civil service.

Find out more about  how we help our students prepare for the workplace  and the careers our graduates go into within and outside the lab.