Graduate School

Graduate School

The Faculty of Biological Sciences is one of the leading life sciences faculties in the UK, attracting outstanding PhD and Masters students from around the world.

Research excellence underpins our training and interdisciplinarity is very important; students benefit from interactions not only within the UK, but with academic communities around the globe. Ours is an extremely vibrant and dynamic environment, with supervision and teaching by top researchers, many world-class experts, who bring the latest cutting-edge research to students learning.

Key areas include: Sustainable Agriculture, Animal Sciences, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Bioinformatics, Biomedical Sciences, Ecology and Evolution, Genetics, Microbiology, Neurosciences, Pharmacology and Physiology, Plant Sciences, Sport and Exercise Sciences, Structural Molecular Biology.

A range of studentships are currently available to undertake a PhD in the Faculty of Biological Sciences. Find out more.

We are now accepting applications to our Masters courses for 2015 entry.

*The Faculty is ranked 4th in the UK (Nature Journal, 457 (2009) doi:10.1038/457013a) based on results of the 2008 Research Assessment Exercise (RAE).