School of Biosciences

From molecules and cells to organisms and their environment, Biosciences is an exciting area to study and is contributing to major advances related to human and environmental health, medicine and food security. 

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Students and staff describe what happens during a Biosciences fieldtrip

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Posted 20 July 2017

Using forests to manage carbon: a heated debate

Professor Michael Tausz, Director of Birmingham Institute of Forest Research at the University of Birmingham, discusses using forests to manage carbon in the Birmingham Brief.

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We are proud to deliver outstanding undergraduate and postgraduate education that offers exciting and varied career opportunities.

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As part of our commitment to the Athena SWAN charter, we have launched a new initiative to provide practical resources for parents and carers.

Family-friendly and flexible working in the School

Athena SWAN Bronze Award 

View our Athena SWAN Bronze Award Application (April 2013) here.