Advanced Training Programmes: Summer 2020

Discover the tools and technologies at the forefront of biomedical and biomolecular sciences.

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Undergraduate summer studentships

Apply now to work in research laboratories, during the summer vacation Deadline: Thursday 30th January 2020 at 12 noon.

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Leeds 7th in the UK for employers

Students at the University of Leeds are among the UK’s top ten most targeted by leading employers. (The Times Top 100 Graduate Employers.)

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Study and Work Abroad

Our brand new module allows you to combine a 6-month study abroad with a 6-month work placement in the same country.

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We also contribute to the interdisciplinary Natural Sciences BSc and MNatSc

If you're a medical, veterinary or dental student, studying at the University of Leeds or elsewhere, and interested in intercalation, we also have a range of intercalated courses available.

Studying with us

Field courses provide valuable opportunities to apply your knowledge and practical research skills outside of the lab, so we offer at least one field course option every year.

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If you’re unsure of the difference, here’s our guide to choosing between a BSc and an Integrated Master's.

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You are offered a wide range of optional modules that allow you to tailor your degree to your interests.

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Enhance your degree

Tailor your experience through an incredible range of opportunities. You can explore, grow and develop as part of your degree.

Our new module allows you to combine both a study abroad and work placement into one additional year of study.

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All our degree courses offer you the opportunity to undertake a placement year as part of your degree.

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From day one you’ll be supported and encouraged to prepare for your career by our dedicated Faculty employability team.

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Global Community

Watch our international students share their stories about why they chose to study with the Faculty of Biological Sciences...