Our Biochemistry degree offers extensive hands-on training and embraces contemporary research in important new areas such as genomics, synthetic biology and protein engineering.
Why study with us
Our innovative, research-driven degree programmes are highly flexible, enabling you to tailor your course to suit your interests.
Our School plays a lead role in several University Research Institutes.
93% of our graduates reported that they were in employment and/or further study within six months of graduation (2016/17).
Why study Biochemistry?
Biochemistry is the study of the molecular basis of life. It contributes to advances in all life sciences, including medicine, and has been at the forefront of many scientific discoveries, from the structure of DNA to the decoding of the human genome. And new advances are being made every day.
Learning from the best
The world faces unprecedented challenges to sustain ecosystems and keep its growing population healthy. Bioscience has a crucial role to play in understanding the underlying mechanisms and researching solutions.
At the School of Biosciences, you are taught by world-leading researchers and will gain hands-on experience.
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Building a career
From cancer researchers to carnivore keepers, environmentalists to science bloggers, our graduates go on to enjoy a wide range of successful and rewarding careers.
We support students to develop the scientific knowledge, hands-on experience, and transferable skills required by employers in today’s global job market.
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