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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Posted 14 April 2018

Michael Gove, MP talks of our 'vital and impressive' research

We were delighted to welcome Rt Hon Michael Gove MP, Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs on a visit to the College of Life and Environmental Sciences on Wednesday 11 April 2018, alongside Counsellor Robert Alden of Birmingham City Council.

Posted 05 April 2018

Biosciences Graduate Research School symposium

The annual Biosciences Graduate Research School symposium will take place on 19 April 2018. The symposium is a chance for students and staff within the University of Birmingham to see what research is currently being undertaken in the school of Biosciences.

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

The school is committed to promoting equality and celebrating diversity.

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 Renewal 2017 here.