Admission Bachelor's Degree in Genetics

Course access

Students wishing to take this course have different access routes, depending on their previous studies:

Type of access Option Entrance mark 20/21
Secondary school diploma + University entrance exam (PAU) and CFGS (Advanced professional training) Weighted subjects pertaining to the
PAU specific phase:
  • Biology (0.2)
  • Physics (0.2)
  • Mathematics (0.2)
  • Chemistry (0.2)
University access for people over 25 Sciences option 8.125 (Exam taken in Catalonia-Concordant) 5.000 (Exam taken elsewhere)
Others Entrance exams for people over 45
Degree holders
Change of studies and validations

Pre-enrolment code


Student Profile

It is aimed at students with an interest in the study of the genetic bases of life and the multiple applications derived from this knowledge.
The degree is appropriate for students wishing to work in basic research and teaching of genetics and similar sciences, and those wishing to acquire more applied training in the genomic, biomedical, biotechnological, pharmaceutical, agricultural and animal improvement, forensic genetics and bioethics fields, among others.
It is highly recommendable to have a good level in Biology and to have taken mathematics, physics and chemistry in Upper Secondary school. We also recommend that students should have a good level of English.

Additional training

  • Physics for students of the biosciences.
  • Mathematics for students of bioscience.
  • Chemistry for students of the biosciences.

Access related information

Check all the information related to university access routes here: secondary school students, CFGS students, over 25 years old and over 45 years old.

You will also find information on other access routes (accredited work experience, changing from a foreign university) and other access routes for pre-university international students (international students: secondary school in the EU, international students: secondary school outside the EU) and for university students and graduates (reincorporations, EU university students, non EU university students and university graduates).