The Department of Biological and Environmental Sciences focuses on some of life sciences' most exciting and rapidly evolving disciplines - biosciences, geography and environmental sciences - where up-to-the-minute knowledge and practical skills are essential.
The Department has an acute commercial awareness that benefits both course content and the quality of our teaching.
Active in research, consultancy and training and with strong links to education and commerce worldwide, we deliver career-relevant programmes in all three areas.
Biodet, our biosciences consulting team offers microbiological analysis and investigations for clients across the UK. Our area of expertise is in water testing, indoor air quality and building hygiene investigations,outdoor air quality and Legionella training for facilities managers
Our well-qualified unit is ready to help you transform your business and offers a range of services such as geographical information systems (GIS), social survey techniques, transport planning / travel plan design and implementation, ecological services and environmental management.
We run a series of short courses that can be completed within a day or two. They're open to everyone and take place throughout the year. We can even set up a tailored short course on a subject that suits you.
Our short courses cover areas such as Biology.
For more information about our business services download our Life Sciences commercial brochure.