Milner Centre for Evolution

We are a unique, cross-faculty research centre bridging biology, health and education.

Opening of the Milner Centre

The centre formally opened on 21 September 2018.



Our research

We aim to answer fundamental questions about evolution through our innovative and high-quality research. The quality of our research is reflected by publications in top international journals.



Our people

We aim to recruit leading biologists as well as train and mentor postgraduates, post-doctorates and undergraduates to go on and become researchers, teachers, and innovators.


Outreach activities

Find out how we're educating the public and inspiring students of all ages with our outreach activities.



Our building

Find out more about our new building, which was opened in September 2018.


About us

The Milner Centre has three core objectives: to carry out internationally leading research into fundamental problems in evolution, to train the next generation of evolutionary biologists, and to promote the application and public understanding of evolution.

We are based in a multi-million-pound centre on campus which opened in September 2018.


Milner Centre for Evolution University of Bath Claverton Down Bath BA2 7AY United Kingdom

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