Welcome to Biology

Our Biology degrees offer you the opportunity to study all aspects of plant and animal life - from aquatic biology to zoology. And you won't just study the theory - you'll also get plenty of opportunity to develop your practical and research skills in our laboratory sessions.

Varied Research Backgrounds

You’ll befriend academic staff with active research interests, including freshwater and marine ecology, sustainability, animal behaviour and biochemical taxonomy.

Desert, Marine or Rainforest Study

Biology students can study abroad in a habitat of their choice (including desert, marine or rainforest).

Internationally Recognised Research Team

Medical and biomedical engineering students benefit from opportunities to work with internationally recognised research teams (in areas such as materials and medical devices, as well as biological systems) at the University.

High Ranking Biology Course

Our Biology Bsc (Hons) is ranked 1st in the North West for graduate prospects.

Guest Lecturers

Our guest lecturers are experts in a wide range of fields.

Career Options

Enjoy a wide range of career options and take advantage of the course’s established success in placing graduates into employment (within schools, colleges, universities, NHS, local wildlife trusts and research labs).

Lets work together

Courses in Biology

CourseMode of Attendance2017/18
UCAS points
Medical Biology BSc (Hons) Full-time / Part-time 96
Medical Biology with Foundation BSc (Hons) Full-time / Part-time 48