The global impact of our research is recognised by all major ratings, including the Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014. Studies into everything from wheat genomics to vision ecology and animal behaviour attract support from worldwide funders, including BBSRC, NERC, Marie Curie and the EU.
Our degree programmes are flexible, and all students complete field courses or laboratory workshops and independent research projects chosen from a wide range of options.
See why our academics and teaching staff think that Bristol could be the best option to study Biological Sciences.
Watch academics discuss their research.
- Attenborough series reveals University research into how animals see the world 4 March 2021
- Cutting-edge analysis of prehistoric teeth sheds new light on the diets of lizards and snakes 3 March 2021
- Animals fake death for long periods to escape predators 3 March 2021
Research Seminar: Professor Ben Hatchwell - University of Sheffield
8 March 2021, 12.00 PM
Research Seminar: Professor Peter Wainwright - University of California, Davis
15 March 2021, 3.00 PM
Research Seminar: Dr Sandy Hetherington - University of Edinburgh
22 March 2021, 1.00 PM