Edinburgh Napier's Faculty of Health and Life Sciences has more than 4,000 students and is a vibrant hub in the heart of the university's brand new state-of-the-art campus at Sighthill. You can choose to study from a range of stimulating, informative courses to learn truly practical skills in some of the UK's best and most modern laboratories.
On campus you will find an ultra-modern chamber that replicates environmental conditions for experiments, as well as psychology labs with eye-trackers and state-of-the-art biomedical and biological teaching facilities. After graduation you can apply your skills in a variety of areas, from researching cancer cures or investigating endangered species, to analysing crimes or improving the training of elite athletes. All courses are taught by experts involved in many life-science fields, and you will have opportunities in your final year to work on cutting-edge research.
Successful completion of your pathway leads to the award BSc or BSc Hons from a range of Life Sciences programmes.
BSc (Hons) Animal Biology
BSc (Hons) Biological Sciences
BSc (Hons) Biomedical Sciences
BSc (Hons) Environmental Biology
BSc (Hons) Marine and Freshwater Biology
BSc (Hons) Microbiology and Biotechnology