We are one of the leading research-intensive biosciences departments in the UK
Department of Biology & Biochemistry
Our specialisms include cell & developmental biology, biotechnology, infection & immunity and evolutionary biology & biodiversity.
Explore our courses in Biology, Biochemistry and Biomedical Sciences including placement year options.
From a great student experience to graduate job prospects, there are lots of reasons to study biosciences at Bath. Here are our top 5.
Our MSc Molecular Biosciences degrees are available in four specialist areas.
Find out about our PhD degrees, funding opportunities and how to apply.
We are a unique, cross-faculty research centre bridging biology, health and education.
Scientists have identified a new bird species from the Southern coast of China, that diverged from its Northern relatives around half a million years ago.
The simple five-minute test could help health professionals diagnose and treat patients who have taken the synthetic drug.
Newly characterised receptors that repress sexual reproduction in fungi could be targeted to slow down their evolution.
Scientists from our Milner Centre for Evolution will work with anthropologists at UCL on the cross-disciplinary project
Climate change is likely to cause populations to decrease by more than 50 per cent by the end of the century
How we work with local schools and colleges to encourage under-represented students to apply to university.
Tobias Brady found his biochemistry placement invaluable to decide his future preferred way of working.
Biosciences graduate Alysia Hunt tells us how her degree helped prepare her for work as a Research Scientist at MARS Petcare UK.
Cassidy Bayley shares her experience applying to Bath from South Africa and studying in the Department of Biology & Biochemistry.