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 satellite data sets reveal flood risk for vulnerable populations 18 April 2019
- Is one toe really better than three? How horses’ legs evolved for endurance travel rather than speed 18 April 2019
- University of Bristol declares a climate emergency 17 April 2019
Research Seminar: Professor Martin Stevens - University of Exeter
29 April 2019, 1.00 PM
Research Seminar: Dr Reinhard Jetter - University of British Columbia
20 May 2019, 1.00 PM
BCAI Workshop: Structure and Function of Plant Waxes – from Biology to Technology
24 May 2019, 9.00 AM