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.
- Plastic fantastic – researchers turn plastic pollution into cleaners 9 March 2018
- Animals shield their families from a harsh world 8 March 2018
- Extraordinary history revealed in new book on Bristol Zoo 7 March 2018
Research Seminar: Professor Gaspar Jekely (University of Exeter)
19 March 2018, 1.00 PM
Research Seminar: Dr Heather Knight (Durham University)
30 April 2018, 1.00 PM