- Number of A levels required:
- Typical offer:
- Required subjects and grades:
- A level Biology/Human Biology
Specified subjects excluded for entry: We do not accept General Studies, Critical Thinking, Citizenship Studies, Applied Science, Communication and Culture, Critical Studies, Global Perspectives, Science in Society and World Development
Resits: Please note that A level resits are not considered for this programme.
Other qualifications are considered – learn more about entry requirements.
BTEC Extended Diploma, Diploma and Subsidiary Diploma not accepted
Deferring admission and gap years: Deferring admission is usually not a problem but please inform the School or central Admissions. The university has a neutral attitude to gap years. You can still apply in advance for deferred entry and would be advised to do so.
Entry year: We will only consider first year entry onto the BSc in Neuroscience, and not second or third year entry.
International Baccalaureate Diploma: 6, 6, 6 in Higher level subjects plus 32 points overall. Higher level subjects need to include the required subjects as defined for the A-level qualification, where applicable.
Standard English language requirements apply.
Learn more about international entry requirements.
Depending on your chosen course of study, you may also be interested in one of our foundation pathways, which offer specially structured programmes for international students whose qualifications are not accepted for direct entry to UK universities. Further details can be found on Birmingham International Academy web pages.