Faculty of Biological Sciences

Life Sciences Postgraduate Open Evening

Wednesday 24 October 4PM - 7PM

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The Faculty of Biological Sciences are hosting the first ever Life Science open evening in collaboration with the Schools of Medicine and Dentistry
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6th in the UK

for Sport Science

Sport at Leeds has been ranked 6th in the UK for Sport Science

Dr Katie J. Field

"A superb scientist with an extraordinary capacity for interdisciplinary innovation"

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Dr Katie Field in the Faculty of Biological Sciences
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One of the UK's leading centres for Biomedical and Biological Sciences

The Faculty of Biological Sciences has a long established reputation in delivering research-led student education with a strong suite of programmes covering the biological sciences with a continued portfolio development being informed by an active Industrial Advisory Board. Our teaching and research is delivered via three schools; School of Biology, School of Biomedical Sciences and School of Molecular and Cellular Biology.

We are a leading faculty within the life sciences in terms of our research power, subject diversity and interdisciplinarity for example through our contributions to the internationally renowned Astbury Centre, medical research and emerging Global Food and Environment Institute.


Tiffany Quinn, BSc Neuroscience student

Our courses and flexible approach allow you to follow your interests while expanding your knowledge of new and compelling topics.

Jack Carney - MSc Biodiversity and Conservation student

Our courses have been developed in partnership with industry, are guided by current research, and provide excellent teaching.

Greig with his supervisor Dr Darren Tomlinson

Studying your PhD with us will be a journey that will stimulate your passion for your subject and push you to reach your potential.



in the UK for our research impact

Research Excellence Framework 2014



research portfolio

Top 100

for Life Sciences

THE World University Rankings 2018