Scottish degrees

Hilary Bates hbates at amgen.com
Fri Feb 23 12:18:48 EST 1996


"Denni Schnapp" <ds4 at st-andrews.ac.uk> wrote:
>
 The biology degree in Oxford, for some reason or other, is
>BA not BSc, so BA and BSc are pretty confusing as well.

All first degrees at Oxford (and Cambridge) are BA, regardless of
subject. (Even engineering!) It's for historic reasons, dating from
the days when only arts subjects were studied.

Hilary
hbates at amgen.com
BA (Oxon) 1980, MA 1985



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