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We do a lot of fieldwork in biology with trips to places like Spain and Scotland, revealing the practical and outdoor side of the subject.

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Jasmine Husseini

Environmental Biology BSc, Third year

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Research Assessment Exercise

55% rated 4* (‘world-leading’) or 3* (‘internationally excellent’)

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Life Sciences

Biological Sciences

Entry 2015

Study of the biological sciences spans a vast and exciting range of topics, from cellular structure to genetics to ecosystems. The discoveries biologists continue to make about life processes are vital to our efforts to tackle challenging problems in human welfare and environmental protection.

Degree programmes

UCAS Degree programme Qualification Duration
C901 Biological Sciences MSci 4
C900 Biological Sciences BSc 3


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First career destinations

  • Full-time student, MSc in Evolutionary Biology at Uppsala University and the University of Montpellier (2011)
  • Research Assistant, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute (2011)
  • Research Analyst, Goldman Sachs (2010)
  • Full-time student, PhD in Biology at the University of Cambridge (2010)
  • Research Technician, UCL Institute of Neurology (2009)

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