We're committed to training the next generation of leading scientists. Whether you study with us for a masters qualification or a PhD, you'll have access to state-of-the-art facilities and get specialist training from world-class academics.
Animals, Plants and Ecosystems courses
Biodiversity and Conservation MSc
This course is designed to equip students with fundamental knowledge about major conservation issues and their human and environmental drivers.
Biological Sciences MSc
Train in the breadth and depth of whole-organism biology, or specialise within one of three major areas: Evolutionary Biology, Plant and Crop Science, or Biodiversity and Conservation.
Ecology and Environment MRes
Further your understanding of how we maintain ecosystems in the face of environmental change with our uniquely research-focused course.
Evolution and Behaviour MRes
This course allows you to spend 12 months embedded in one of our research groups, working alongside students and staff who are at the forefront of research in organism evolution and behaviour
Communicating Science courses
Human Anatomy with Education MSc
This course is taught by our human anatomy specialists to provide hands-on training to become an accredited anatomy teacher.
Molecular and Cellular Biology courses
Antimicrobial Resistance MSc
Receive hands-on training from scientists, NHS clinicians and industry experts to give you a real-world insight into the approaches utilised to tackle the global threat of antimicrobial resistance.
Biomedical Science MSc
This research-led masters is taught by experts in the key areas of modern biology to give you a broad understanding of biomedical science today.
Human and Molecular Genetics MSc
Building on emerging ideas of personalised medicine, this course is a great starting point for students considering a career in medical genetics, or molecular biology research, with NHS placement opportunities.
Molecular Biology and Biotechnology MSc
Learn to approach scientific problems experimentally across molecular biology and biotechnology, using revolutionary laboratory techniques, including CRISPR genome editing technology and BLAST DNA sequence analysis.
This specialist programme covers molecular, cell and developmental biology of auditory and visual systems. Our department is home to a world-renowned sensory neuroscience research group, whose projects inform the research training on this course.
Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine MSc
This programme is designed around groundbreaking research into stem cells, offering specialist practical and lecture modules on how they can be applied to new treatments.