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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- Giraffes surprise biologists yet again 18 May 2018
- African conference confirms growing strength of plant disease research network 18 May 2018
- Pass the toothpick! Feeding habits of ancient elephant relatives uncovered from grass fragments stuck in their teeth 18 May 2018