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BSc (Hons) Chemistry with Computational Chemistry

Heriot-Watt University
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Course UCAS code: F190
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  • BSc (Hons), Full-time , Duration: 4 Years
Course Summary:
A large number of the University's academic staff in Chemistry are involved in Computational Chemistry research. Students study core Chemistry courses and specialise in the computer modeling of the structures of molecules and the interactions and reactions between molecules. Applications include modeling the interaction of drug molecules with the biological receptor sites on cells and the operation of catalysts with reactant molecules, crucial to medicinal Chemistry.
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15 January

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When applying for internships at BP & Shell, they ask you what uni you went to: the options are Oxford, Cambridge, Imperial, Heriot-Watt, or other. The engineering courses here are really respected. The union were super helpful and were really nice and calm when I needed help. They’re also really active throwing events on campus. You're only 20 minutes out of Edinburgh town, so get a bus pass, and remember that there's a free nightbus! The festival fringe is a great time to be in the city as your summer ends.

Set for Year 1 for England at £9,250
Set for Year 1 for Northern Ireland at £9,250
Set for Year 1 for Wales at £9,250
Set for Year 1 for Channel Islands at £9,250
Set for Year 1 for EU at £1,820
Set for Year 1 for Scotland at £1,820
Set for Year 1 for International at £18,480
Admissions Office:
Tel. 0131 451 3376
Email. [email protected]

Admissions Office:
Tel. 0131 451 3376
Email. [email protected]

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  • Olivier Germain's avatar by Olivier Germain on 20th November 2018
    Simply amazing to me, as an american, to get this level of education. Edinburgh is a great city to live in even though the weather isn't always great.
  • by Anonymous on 30th September 2015
    Very enjoyable, sociable university with a friendly atmosphere and a lovely campus
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