School of Biosciences
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School of Biosciences

We aim to inspire and educate the next generation of scientists. Our collaborative world-leading research delivers solutions to today’s global challenges, improving lives, societies and the environment.

REF Results 2021

The School of Biosciences was part of a joint return with the School of Veterinary Medicine and Science (UoA6 Agriculture, Food and Veterinary Science).

  • We are top 10 in the UK for research quality
  • We are 3rd in the UK for research power according to analysis by Times Higher Education
  • 100% of our research environment is classed as 'world-leading' or 'internationally excellent'
  • 85% of our research is classed as 'world-leading' or 'internationally excellent'

Read about some of our research: Good for cows, good for the planet: reducing dairy's carbon footprint


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Postgraduate research



UG Open Days 2024

06/07/2024 (09:30-15:30)

2024 Graduation Ceremony

23/07/2024 (10:30-11:30)

UG Open Day Sept 2024

14/09/2024 (09:30-15:30)

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School of Biosciences

University of Nottingham
Sutton Bonington Campus
Nr Loughborough
LE12 5RD, UK

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