Biological Sciences

The 2014 UK research excellence assessment placed us 3rd in the UK for our research quality, and we are ranked in the world top 25.  

Our 130 active research groups and world-leading analytical facilities can support your R&D aims.

Explore our research and teaching expertise, and find key contacts.

Information for undergraduate and taught postgraduate students

Interested in becoming a Biological Sciences student?

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Our strategic project ‘Building a New Biology’ is an ambitious plan to grow our research and teaching capacity, quality and outputs to support intellectual discovery and generate health, social and economic benefits.

There are lots of ways in which we engage with communities locally and nationally to discuss our science.