Study Biological Sciences at a global University in 2018

Study Biological Sciences at an outstanding global university. Learn more about how you can be part of our community at Birmingham.

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We offer Biological Sciences degrees with the option to specialise in areas such as Genetics, Zoology or Biotechnology.

Many of our biology courses offer you the opportunity to add something extra to your degree, if you are interested in a research career have a look at our Undergraduate Masters programmes, or would you prefer to get some work experience during your degree. If you have a flair for languages why not investigate our "with study in continental Europe" course.

Biological Sciences Degrees

4-year options

Why Birmingham?

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Join our community of over 5000 international students from 150 countries worldwide. 

  • A World top 100 university for Biosciences - QS World Rankings 2017
  • Employability - We are ranked 5th in the Russell Group for UG graduate prospects (The Complete University Guide 2018).
  • Accreditation - All UG programmes are accredited by the Royal Society of Biology as containing a solid academic foundation in biological knowledge and key skills, and preparing graduates to meet the needs of employers.
  • Research-led teaching – Our world-leading research feeds directly into our programmes, meaning you will learn from academics who are experts in their field.
  • Live and study on a beautiful campus at the heart of the UK
  • Enjoy easy access to buzzing cities and peaceful countryside, at a fraction of the cost of London


Students from around the world tell us their favourite things about living and studying at the University of Birmingham.

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