Faculty of Science

The Faculty of Science is home to all of the University schools and departments relating to science subjects. 

Undergraduate Faculty of Science degrees awarded include:

  • Bachelor of Science (BSc)
  • Master in Biochemistry (MBiochem)
  • Master in Biology (MBiol)
  • Master in Chemistry (MChem)
  • Master in Geology (MGeol)
  • Master in Marine Biology (MMarBiol)
  • Master in Mathematics (MMath)
  • Master in Physics (MPhys)
  • Master in Science (MSci)
  • General Bachelor of Science (BSc)

There are also two gateway courses for students interested in studying Computer Science or Physics and Engineering. 

Postgraduate Faculty of Science degrees awarded include:

  • Master of Science (MSc)
  • Master of Research (MRes)

Prospective students can find out more about the Faculty of Science, including degree structure and entry requirements on the Study at St Andrews website

Schools and departments within the Faculty of Science include:

The Dean of the Faculty of Science is Professor Douglas Philp. Find out more about the Deans.