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Natural Sciences

How to apply to Natural Sciences

Follow the details on the BSc or MSci pages to find out more about the application process. When you are completing your UCAS form, it would be helpful:

  • When completing the "Further details" part on your application form, it would be helpful to use the following subject abbreviation codes to select no less than two and no more than four subjects in rank order of preference;
  • When a candidate is made an offer the first two preferences are used, with the specific A-level entry grades associated with those preferences, to construct the A-levels entry requirement. These preferences do not tie an applicant to studying these subjects within Natural Sciences. Failing to specify Chemistry as one of the first two preferences will result in the applicant being unable to study Chemistry while at Durham.

  • If your application to study the Natural Sciences degree at Durham is fundamentally different to other degrees that you are applying for, please submit an alternative personal statement directly to Durham in a timely fashion.

For more information about the Natural Sciences degree programme, please contact:

Dr. James Blowey
Deputy Head of Faculty
Faculty of Science Office
Level 3 Chemistry Building
Durham University

Tel: 0191 334 1014
Fax: 0191 334 1018

WWW: Natural Sciences home page

The Natural Sciences web pages are maintained by James Blowey