Undergraduate study

Introducing the school

Hear what students think about Bristol, and the opportunities on offer thanks to a £54m investment in the future of biology.

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Exciting opportunities

Teaching is led by world-leading researchers, whose knowledge you will share and whose work you could contribute to.

Why choose Bristol?

"I most enjoyed being around experts in their field, passionate about what they are doing - you learn a lot from them."
Nicola, Final Year (BSc Biology)

Student feedback

We received a 98 per cent satisfaction rating in the 2011 National Student Survey, reflecting our commitment to achieve high educational standards.

Source: Unistats

Our degree courses

Field classes, practicals, laboratory work and tutorials are part of the innovative and stimulating experience we aim to create for all our students. Our courses provide the ideal training for any future, whether in research, industry, the media or further education.

Did you know?

The flexibility of our degree programme gives you the option of changing between Biology and Zoology programmes once you arrive.


A quarter of our graduates go on to do postgraduate work for doctorates, while a further quarter or more enter a profession related to biology, either directly or after a short period of further training.

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