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Biological Sciences, Chemical Sciences and Psychology

Master's Programmes

Environmental Studies & Earth Sciences (5)
Natural Sciences & Mathematics (3)
Agriculture & Forestry (2)
Engineering & Technology (2)



The School of Biological and Chemical Sciences has shown itself to be one of the UK's elite research departments according to the 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF). The results of the REF reveal that 87% of the School's Chemistry research is rated as either 4-star (world-leading) or 3-star (internationally excellent) in terms of originality, significance, and rigour and for Biology this figure was 82%.


As you’d expect from a Russell Group university, Queen Mary has a thriving academic community, and is ranked 9th in the UK for research impact among multi-faculty institutions. According to the REF 2014, the official UK-wide assessment of university research, 87% of our chemistry and 82% of our biology research is either world-leading or internationally excellent.

Global Student Satisfaction Awards 2019

GSSA 2019

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