Subject areas in Life and Medical Sciences

sport students in a labThe School of Life and Medical Sciences is a centre of excellence that provides access to a wide range of educational programmes.

Courses run across all disciplines at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

We also offer a broad range of short courses. You can find out more about all of these on the subject pages.

Choose your subject

All of our courses aim to give you an in-depth knowledge of your chosen subject plus invaluable practical experience that allows you to apply what you have learnt.

We have strong links with industry and educational institutions across the globe, providing you with excellent opportunities to travel and gain valuable work experience with some of the biggest players in industry.

Our close links with these employers means that our courses provide you with the most up to date knowledge and skills that employers look for in graduates.

In the School of Life and Medical Sciences, we firmly believe that promoting gender equality and establishing a fair and inclusive environment for staff and students ultimately results in improving the working and study environment for everyone, both men and women. We are proud to have worked towards a bronze award with Athena SWAN, which aims to address the under representation of women in Science, Technology, Engineering, Maths and Medicine (STEMM) subjects. Find out more about our work with Athena SWAN.