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About our Science School

A wide range of subjects, with an integrated approach

The Institute of Science and Environment’s educational and research expertise extends across disciplines, including:

  • Archaeology
  • Biology
  • Environmental Science
  • Nutritional Science
  • Geography
  • Horticulture
  • Forensic and Applied Biology
  • Animal Care

A supportive environment

We offer top quality undergraduate and postgraduate degrees in a friendly and supportive fashion using modern approaches to learning and teaching. The Institute provides an exciting and attractive environment in which to study as a student or to engage in your research.

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Research impact

From global warming to crime scene analysis, our world-leading research focuses on today’s key challenges. Working in collaboration with different disciplines and with other universities, private industry and the public sector, we see science as a means to achieve real-life benefits.

A firm foundation of academic excellence enables us to support and inspire the scientists of the future. We offer undergraduates a broad-based training with specialist options across the disciplines, while postgraduates can take advantage of a supportive and stimulating research environment.

Investing in facilities

The University’s £7m investment in a new life sciences building illustrates the commitment to learning and innovation. Opened in 2009, students, academics and researchers all benefit from the thriving collaborative environment and the cutting-edge facilities that it provides.

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