The global impact of our research is recognised by all major ratings, including the Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014. Studies into everything from wheat genomics to vision ecology and animal behaviour attract support from worldwide funders, including BBSRC, NERC, Marie Curie and the EU.
Our degree programmes are flexible, and all students complete field courses or laboratory workshops and independent research projects chosen from a wide range of options.
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- Major project to tackle crop disease in Africa starts with conference of world-class researchers 8 December 2017
- In mongoose society, immigrants are a bonus—when given time to settle in 5 December 2017
- Bristol study resolves dispute about the origin of animals 1 December 2017
Plant and Agricultural Sciences Fellowship event 26th- 27th February 2018
26 February 2018, 9.00 AM