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.
Learn more about our Biology, Biochemistry and Biomedical Sciences courses, including entry requirements and course structure.
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.
Researchers from the Milner Centre for Evolution have identified evolutionary hotspots in DNA where mutations are more likely.
Researchers have found that the benefits of migration have been eroded by the effects of climate change and human pressure.
The skeleton fragments of a new horned dinosaur, Sierraceratops turneri, have been discovered in North America.
Researchers at Bath are investigating whether the natural properties of bacteria could help in developing a new type of environmentally friendly plasterboard.
In-person campus visits to our beautiful campus are restarting in September 2021 (Covid-19 guidance permitting).
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.
Gus Hyland, a third year Biochemistry student, talks about his placement year at Monash University in Melbourne.