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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- Bristol scientists discover a new way to find mass extinction 15 June 2018
- Bristol Teaching Awards recognise outstanding contributions to teaching 15 June 2018
- Clever bees can identify different flowers by patterns of scent 13 June 2018