Why Choose Herts ?

  • Gain accreditation from the Society of Biology for our 4-year placement pathway with other industry placements available across our Postgraduate Biosciences courses
  • Benefit from excellent teaching and research facilities within our recently built state-of-the-art Science Building
  • You will be taught by expert academics who are from industry with ample research experience

Are you seeking a flexible biosciences programme to fit in with your work and family commitments? Our group of biosciences courses include all disciplines of biochemistry, biological sciences, biomedical science, healthcare science (life sciences), molecular biology and pharmacology.

You will cover major aspects of biological theory, techniques and practice - from molecules and organelles, to organisms and ecosystems, and include a final year laboratory-based project to help boost your employability prospects and increase your project planning skills.

Modern facilities

Our state-of-the-art Science Building provides excellent biosciences laboratories and a dedicated bioscience and chemistry teaching lab.

Research laboratories provide facilities for our research work in a range of areas including:

  • microbiology
  • biochemistry
  • molecular biology
  • cell biology
  • bioinformatics

Explore a range of facilities in the School of Life and Medical Sciences.

Bioscience staff

See a list of our staff.