School of Life Sciences
Welcome to the School of Life Sciences. Our courses focus on human, animal and plant life and you may choose to study areas from essential biochemistry, health and disease, cognition, biodiversity, evolution or our impact on the world around us.
Staff are involved in international research which leads to excellent teaching and training at the cutting edge of your chosen discipline.
The results of the last REF showed that our research in the Centre for Life Sciences is having a genuine impact, with world-leading examples where society has benefited from our research.
The David Attenborough Laboratories have significantly expanded the School of Life Sciences’ teaching and research areas, and provide two additional state-of-the-art teaching laboratories.
The fantastic new Huxley laboratories feature two teaching laboratories, capable of hosting 120 students and two additional state-of-the-art research laboratories and offices.