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Biological Sciences


Medicinal plant could be the answer to better breast cancer treatment

Scientists discover a potential first for future cancer chemotherapy treatment


100% in the National Student Survey 2020

We are delighted to see our highest ever NSS scores from students across our degree portfolio. These are testament to the very high level of satisfaction with teaching and overall experience.


COVID-19 Impact on Child Health examined in Jack Pridham annual lecture

The 2020 Jack Pridham lecture was a fascinating and informative talk delivered by Dr Liz Whittaker, a consultant in paediatric infectious diseases.

96% of our graduates are employed or go on to further study within six months of graduating.

Source: Destination of Leavers in Higher Education, 2018

76% of Biological Sciences research rated world leading or internationally excellent.

Source: Research Excellence Framework, 2014

100% overall satisfaction from our students

Source: National Student Survey, 2020