Biological Science programmes at the University of Leeds. Funding available – apply now for 2024

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Are you ready to make a real impact on the world around you?

Study a postgraduate degree at the University of Leeds and be on the very cutting-edge of contemporary research. We are one of the leading life sciences faculties in the UK and as such our research-led teaching encompasses the very latest developments in the field of biological sciences.

But don’t just take our word for it!

  • Top 25 in the UK for Biological Sciences (Complete University Guide 2024)
  • Top 20 in the UK for Sport Science (Guardian University Guide 2023)
  • Top 75 university in the world (QS World Rankings 2024)

Join the University of Leeds and have the opportunity tackle the toughest and most persistent global challenges. Our numerous areas of expertise include Drug Development, Biotechnology and Business, Biomedical Science and Health, Conservation Biology and more.

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Facilities to help you flourish

In addition to being taught by field-leading experts, you will have access to our innovative and unique facilities. This includes contemporary labs, intuitive plant-science growth suites and a smart-farm featuring the UK’s National Pig Centre.

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We’re here for you

At the University of Leeds we are well aware of how increasingly competitive the job market has become. That’s why our students receive extensive support to help them all the way from day-one to graduation.

Learn more about what makes us stand out from other Universities below.

Set for success

The University of Leeds is proud to consistently produce some of the best students in the country. Hear from one our successful Masters students and discover just some of the benefits from living and studying in the city of Leeds.

Funding available

We offer a number of scholarship opportunities to support and reward students from around the world. If you are a UK student you may also be able to receive government support to help towards your tuition fees and living costs.

Find out about funding opportunities available

Who is eligible to apply?

UK, EU and International applicants.

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