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.
Scientists have found that chance events can be more important than natural selection in defining the genome of species like humans and other mammals.
Bath scientists have discovered a series of protein structures that are thought to be highly relevant to the onset of Parkinson’s disease.
Scientists at the Milner Centre for Evolution looked at the evolution of the virus that causes Covid19; their findings could help the design of a new vaccine.
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.