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.
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- New research shows that mites and ticks are close relatives 24 May 2019
- African rondavel unveiled to celebrate the Botanic Garden's South Africa collection 22 May 2019
- 1 in 4 cats and 1 in 7 dogs carrying fleas with high levels of bacteria, finds Big Flea Project 10 May 2019