Biology and Biological Sciences

If you have studied biology at school or college and you are interested in the big questions about life on earth, then our range of innovative biology degree programmes are what you are looking for.

  • 16th in the UK for biological sciences Complete University Guide 2018
  • 90% of students were satisfied with the overall quality of their course National Student Survey 2016
  • 93% go onto employment or further study within 6 months DLHE 2012-15

We will equip you with the real-world skills required to help you tackle some of the biggest challenges facing our planet, whether it's researching underlying scientific principles, the development of new treatments for disease, helping to protect endangered species, or trying to make sure the world has enough food.


With a focus on studying how animals and plants function at an organism level. You will learn how they interact with each other and their environment and how they are affected by the key global environmental challenges of the 21st century.

Biological Sciences

Our most flexible biology degree allows you to study the areas of life science that interest you most. You will learn about the principles and contemporary issues in biology and have a wide choice of modules from ecology to biomedical science.