The architecture of a “shape-shifting” norovirus

Created from 13,000 separate images taken by an electron microscope, this detailed visualisation of a strain of the norovirus reveals its structure in rich detail.

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The murine norovirus
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Undergraduate Scholarships

£3,000 means-tested undergraduate scholarship available until Friday 15 May.

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Flexible Degrees

Our flexible degrees give you the chance to transfer onto a different course after year 1, depending on your academic background.

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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

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

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

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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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Global Community

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

Enhance your degree

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

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

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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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