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Biology, School of

Biology, School of

Key measures:

Positive Outcomes: 94.9%, Graduate prospects: 75.3%, Graduate employment: 67%

Graduate destinations:

Work Full-time: 51%, Work Part-time: 10%, Work & Study: 4%, Further study: 32%, Unemployed: 4%

Top industry sectors:

Event Management, Leisure, Hospitality & Tourism; Education; Buying, Selling & Retail; Health & Social Care; Science, Research & Development

Salary levels:

Under £10,000: 22%, £10,000-£19,999: 47%, £20,000-£29,999: 28%, £30,000-£39,999: 3%, Over £40,000: 0%

The Leeds Network

We have an extensive network of alumni with a wide range of experiences, doing all kinds of jobs. To talk to alumni members from your school, to find out what they are doing and how they might be able to help you, go to the Leeds Network

Websites and downloadable resources

Biological sciences careers resources

Options with biology

Royal Society of Biology


A Bioscience degree: why and what next?

FBS Careers Information 2019

Spotlight on the Life Sciences

Next Steps: options after a bioscience degree

FBS Student Internship Possibilities

Non Lab-based Careers for Life Scientists


Check out our downloadable eBooks relating to your school.

 Career Planning for Research Bioscientists

 How to master the UKCAT

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