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Biological Sciences

Biological Sciences

Biological Sciences

University Statistics: 2014/15 Cohort

The table below shows a summary for the Faculty of Biological Sciences and constituent Schools.

Data is for UK, full-time first-degree graduates.


Graduate Prospects Positive Outcomes Response Rate
University 81.35% 95.82% 81.93%
Biol. Sciences 79.19% 95.99% 88.33%
Biology 75.65% 95.69% 89.19%
Biomedical Sciences 79.05% 97.17% 89.47%
Molecular and Cellular Biology 82.28% 96.20% 86.67%
Sports Science 82.98% 93.75% 86.76%

The following table shows the destination categories for the Faculty of Biological Sciences as a whole.


No. Graduates Graduate Level Excluded
Full-time work 159 123 1
Part-time work 35 11
Mainly work, also study 10 10
Mainly study, also work 5 5
Full-time study 125 125
Part-time study
Unemployed 12
Due to start work 2
Other 41
Explicit refusal 11
No response 53

Available for employment : Excludes the 'Other', 'Explicit refusal' and 'No response' categories.

Graduate Prospects : The percentage of graduates in graduate level employment or further study as a proportion of those who were 'Available for employment' excluding those who were 'Due to start work' and those whose destinations were 'Excluded' because the SOC2010 code could not be classified.

Positive Outcomes : The percentage of graduates in employment or further study as a proportion of those who were 'Available for employment'.

Response Rate : All categories except 'Explicit refusal' and 'No response' as a proportion of all graduates in the survey.