Drawing on the expertise of our ecosystems and environmental management research group, this MRes programme advances your academic standing and enables you to conduct an original ecological research project. ...Read more
Our Biological Sciences MRes enables you to join a team working towards solutions to global issues such as infectious disease and environmental health, and explore topics such as genetic and molecular...Read more
Our Biomedical Sciences MRes provides an advanced understanding of different approaches to research and allows you to develop a critical appreciation of research processes, with extensive training...Read more
Situated in the Brighton and Lewes Downs UNESCO Biosphere Reserve, surrounded by the South Downs National Park, and close to Brighton and the coast, you’ll find yourself in the perfect location for a...Read more
The programme brings together experts from many disciplines within BSMS to deliver a vibrant programme offering a contemporary and critical approach to bioethics.
The course will address...Read more
Our research focuses on proteins and the genes that encode them. You’ll be part of a vibrant international research community, working in a dynamic environment.
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Sussex is a centre of excellence for evolutionary biology. The world-renowned biologist John Maynard Smith was among our founding members.
Become a researcher who can contribute to the grand challenges...Read more
Gain the knowledge and skills required for studying the biology of the mind.
This course prepares you for a career in research by offering:
lectures taught by a wide diversity of leading cognitive...Read more
Neuroscientists investigate the mind and brain – from molecules to behaviour. Applications for their research range from medicine to artificial intelligence.
This course is ideal for you if you have...Read more
On this course, you’ll gain an advanced, global outlook on conservation. You learn positive approaches you can use to address conservation challenges.
In the face of global change, there’s never been...Read more
Are you interested in the nature of cognition, be it natural or artificial?
Our pioneering, interdisciplinary approach brings together faculty and research students from artificial intelligence, psychology,...Read more
We investigate the responses of cells to genome damage and their relationship to cancer and other aspects of human disease.
You’ll work in a dynamic and collaborative environment, using a range of instrumentation...Read more
We aim to understand the nervous system and various neurological disorders. You’ll be guided and supervised through your research project by experts in fields such as:
This MSc will give you advanced knowledge and skills in conservation biology.
Our campus is in the Brighton and Lewes Downs UNESCO Biosphere Reserve, and surrounded by the South Downs National Park. ...Read more
Learn from research scientists at the forefront of cancer research and cancer therapy design, based in the internationally-renowned Genome Damage and Stability Centre. You’ll benefit from the applied...Read more
Genetic Manipulation and Molecular Cell Biology MSc
Most biological disciplines rely on analyses at the molecular level and the use of molecular biology to manipulate genes and proteins. Our MSc will train you to become an active and engaged researcher in this field. ...Read more
Neuroscience brings together scientists with a wide range of skills and backgrounds to examine fundamental aspects of our brains and behaviour. One important aim is to develop new drugs and therapies...Read more