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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- Newly-hatched pterosaurs may have been able to fly 26 July 2021
- Tropical fly study shows that a mother’s age and diet influences the health of her offspring 20 July 2021
- University of Bristol’s 900 laboratories receive green status in world first 12 July 2021