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School of Biosciences

Bioscientists have a vital role to play in finding solutions to the world’s biggest challenges – and with our world-leading research, innovative teaching, and a supportive and welcoming atmosphere, there has never been a better time to join our School.

Research

Our research ranges across the biological and biomedical sciences and is led by internationally renowned researchers working to find solutions to major global challenges.

'Lively, supportive and interesting' - a recent graduate describes her time at Cardiff University School of Biosciences.
Sir Martin Evans Building

Join us

We are looking for dynamic and enthusiastic individuals for a range of job vacancies, fellowships and postgraduate opportunities.

researchers at microscope

Working with business

We provide research, expertise and services to organisations of all sizes across a wide range of industries.

Otter project at science fair

Community outreach

We work collaboratively with public, community and civic groups to enhance understanding and engagement with biosciences.


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I liked the flexibility of the bioscience degree, both in terms of module selection and being able to opt in to the Professional Training Year or Integrated Master's. If I had my time over I would 100% pick Cardiff again!

Lily Thomas BSc Biochemistry graduate with Professional Training Year
A closeup photograph of the common European eel (Anguilla anguilla) on a rocky and vegetation covered riverbed

Textured tiles help endangered eels overcome human-made river obstacles, study finds

10 June 2024

Scientists observe new asymmetric swimming technique used by ray-finned fish to take full advantage of reduced river velocity