Bioscience courses at Loughborough University focus on the scientific processes required to address some of the most important issues of our times. Our courses draw upon academic expertise in areas such as regenerative medicine, health, nutrition and physical activity.

Our BSc Human Biology degree is unique in its consideration of the human, from molecule to population level and in its international perspective. Our Biological Sciences degree courses are designed to develop your understanding of the processes underlying life and health in whole organisms, focusing particularly on humans.

Why choose Loughborough?

A focus on employability

Our degrees, accredited by the Royal Society of Biology*, are designed with your future career in mind. As a result of the teaching and opportunities available, Loughborough has been ranked No.1 in the UK for employer-student connections in the QS Graduate Employability Rankings 2022.

* Human Biology BSc and Biological Sciences BSc only.

An outstanding student experience

As well as setting you on your path to a dream career, we also work to make sure the teaching, opportunities and support we offer provide you with the the best experience possible. This commitment has seen Loughborough ranked 2nd in the UK for the overall student experience of our Biosciences students*.

* National Student Survey 2021 - 'Others in Biosciences'

State-of-the-art facilities

Home to world-leading research that informs your teaching and inspires real change in industry, you will be taught in our £17m STEMLab as well as our dedicated anatomy, physiology and biochemistry laboratories, which replicate and often exceed those found in industry.