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Deepen your knowledge, enhance your career prospects, or take a new direction in life. Join us on 7 February 2020.

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Neuroscience MRes

Our new Master's degree starting Sept 2020. Discover advanced tools and techniques useful in interrogating it for preclinical and clinical purposes.

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How plants conquered the land

New research has uncovered how aquatic plants evolved into the land plants we know today.

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the moss Physcomitrella patens (Leafy shoot and spore capsule)
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A world-leading destination for the study of biological sciences. We tackle global challenges within the areas of Biomedicine and Health, Sustainable Agriculture, Conservation and Ecology and Sport and Exercise Sciences. All our masters courses are at the forefront of knowledge, so you'll be taught by leading experts with their teaching content reflecting the latest developments in the field of biological sciences.

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Industry-backed degrees

We have a proactive Industrial Advisory Board who ensure that relevant employability related skills are embedded within all our courses.

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Our research

Join our vibrant, collaborative research community, spanning all areas of biological sciences from landscapes to molecules.

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Scholarships and funding

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Preparing for your future

We take your personal development and employability very seriously.

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International students

Top 150

in the world for Biological Sciences

QS World University Rankings by Subject 2019

We are international

Join our global community of students from over 150 different countries.

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Inspirational teaching

Engage with pioneering research and teaching that is informed by the latest discoveries.

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Equivalent qualifications

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Hind Al Ameri
Student | MSc Biodiversity and Conservation
“When it came to deciding where to study, the UK was my choice. After intensive research and readings about the different universities, it was clear to me that I could not go wrong with the University of Leeds. You will never be lost in Leeds!”