Evolution, behaviour and environment

Postgraduate study

Sussex hosts world-leading researchers from a range of disciplines in biology, and we have particular research strengths in animal behaviour, conservation biology and evolutionary biology.

In the most recent Research Excellence Framework (REF 2014), 87% our research in biological sciences was rated as internationally excellent or higher, with 48% of it being rated as world-leading (4*; the top rating possible) and a further 39% as internationally excellent. This ranked us 10th in the UK for research excellence!

We offer a variety of postgraduate opportunities for study at Masters and PhD level. 

See our Masters and PhD degrees