Chemistry with Computing (with placement year) BSc (Hons)

Course Overview - Chemistry with Computing (with placement year) BSc (Hons)

Chemistry, the so-called central science, allows us to gain a rich understanding of the world around us and becomes even more powerful when combined with modern computer technology and data science. BSc Chemistry with Computing enables you to build skills in both areas, developing an increasingly vital skillset for the modern laboratory.

Technological advances and dramatic increases in computer power have transformed the way we do chemistry, with computation playing an ever more important role in research and the chemical industry.

Our degree in Chemistry with Comp...

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4 Years

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Year 1

Entry Requirements

A level


ABB including Chemistry and preferably one other Science or Maths

Access to HE Diploma

Pass Access to HE Diploma with 60 Credits overall including 45 at Level 3. Please obtain: Distinctions in all Chemistry Units and Merit in all other Units

International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme


34 (6,5,5 HL) including HL Chemistry and preferably one other science or Maths at HL

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)


BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma in Applied Science: DDM to include optional modules 13, 14, 18 and 19 Preferred subject: Applied science

Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)

We accept a wide range of international qualifications for entry as outlined on our website – please view the individual course typical offers on our website and choose Ireland in the Country/region drop down field for more information.

GCSE/National 4/National 5

GCSE Maths and English Grade 4/C

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)


BTEC Level 3 National Diploma Grades Distinction Distinction plus A Level Chemistry Grade B Preferred subject: Applied science

Scottish Advanced Higher


AB including Chemistry, plus Highers at majority B grades

Cambridge International Pre-U Certificate - Principal

This qualification is accepted in combination with other qualifications. For details please contact Loughborough University

Extended Project

We recognise the benefit of the Extended Project in developing independent research and critical thinking skills. We would consider this as evidence of motivation to study a specific subject in more depth, and while we do not generally include it as part of our offer conditions, it may be used to further consider an application upon receipt of final examination results.

Welsh Baccalaureate - Advanced Skills Challenge Certificate (first teaching September 2015)

Applicants taking the Welsh Baccalaureate Advanced Diploma will be asked to achieve the A level requirements for their course as part of their qualification. The Skills Challenge Certificate will be accepted alongside two A levels as long as individual course entry and subject requirements are met.

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Certificate (first teaching from September 2016)


BTEC Level 3 National Extended Certificate Grade Distinction plus A Level Grades BB including Chemistry Preferred subject: Applied science

T Level

For 2024 entry, the following T Levels are currently being considered on a case by case basis. More information can be found on our website at

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England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales £9,250
EU, International £27,250

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