Bachelor of Science in Biological Science atUniversity of Connecticut , MansfieldCollege of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Duration

4 years (Full Time)

Course Level

UG Degree

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Type of University

Public

Year of establishment

1881

Highlights

  • The biological sciences are organized into three departments: the Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, the Department of Molecular and Cell Biology, and the Department of Physiology and Neurobiology.
  • This degree is intended for students interested broadly in the area of biology.
  • By selection of suitable courses, in consultation with the academic advisor, any specific area of biology can be emphasized.
  • Students are encouraged to complete at least four courses with laboratory work in any of the biology departments.
  • The Biological Sciences major gives students broad training in all aspects of biological sciences and prepares students interested in graduate programs in science, biotechnology, or health (M.D., D.D.S., P.A.), science education, and other related fields.
  • The major can be tailored for a student's interest in any area of biology.
  • Students can obtain a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) or Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degree.
  • The Biological Sciences B.A. degree does not require students to also take chemistry, physics, and calculus and focuses solely on classes related to biology

Ranking

  • University Rankings
    • #301-400

      - ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) 2022

    • #350

      - QS 2023

    • #401-500

      - THE (Times Higher Education) 2023

    • #309

      - US News & World Report 2023

    • #67

      - US News & World Report 2023

Fees & Expenses
1st year tuition fees
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & feesINR 32,34,660
Other expenses in 1st Year
Fees componentsAmount
Hostel & MealsINR 11,33,458
InsuranceINR 2,64,579
TransportationINR 2,17,635
Mis. Personal ExpINR 1,58,415
TotalINR 17,74,087

Calculated at the exchange rate of 1 USD = INR 82.94

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Tuition & expenses were last updated on 26ᵗʰ September 2023

Entry Requirements

QualificationEntry Criteria
12th

No specific cutoff mentioned

  • Applicants must have completed 12th from a recognized Institution.
  • The following college preparatory courses are required for all first-year applicants:
    • 4 years of English
    • 3 years of math (algebra I, algebra II, and geometry)
    • 2 years of social studies (including 1 year of U.S. history)
    • 2 years of a single foreign language (3 years strongly recommended)
    • 2 years of laboratory science
    • 3 years of electives
  • International applicants should have college preparatory coursework in the core subjects of English (if offered), mathematics, physical science, and social science reflected throughout their high school academic careers.

TOEFL

Marks - 79/120

IELTS

Marks - 6.5/9

Duolingo

Marks - 100/160

Conditional Offer

Not mentioned

Application Process

Step 1: Prepare documents for application

ESSAYS
  • The personal essay is required and provides the applicant an opportunity to add a unique voice to the application as well as demonstrate writing ability
  • The personal essay is a component of the Common Application or the Coalition Application and should range between 250 and 650 words

Step 2: Additional documents required

  • Submit postsecondary official transcript(s) from each institution attended are also required whether or not credit is desired or expected
  • Two letters of recommendation are optional, but can distinguish an applicant’s character and are preferred. Recommendation letters can be sent electronically, by fax, or by postal mail
  • English Proficiency scores
  • Financial Declaration Form
  • Proof of Support
  • Copy of Passport

Step 3: Start your online application

Step 4: Application fees for this course

USD 80 = INR 6.64 Thousand
Mode of payment: Credit card, Debit card, Wire money transfer

Step 5: Application deadline

Spring (Jan 2024): Oct 1, 2023
Fall (Aug 2024): Jan 15, 2024
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