About the School

The School is set in a region of outstanding natural beauty between the mountains, lakes and forests of the Snowdonia National Park and the dramatic North Wales coastline. The Isle of Anglesey (Ynys Mรดn) is also on our doorstep.

Brambell, Environment Centre Wales and Memorial

The Environment Centre for Wales is a partnership between the Centre for Ecology & Hydrology and Bangor University. The Centre brings together approximately 60 environmental scientists from the University and the Centre for Ecology and Hydrology, whose combined scientific knowledge and experience cuts across traditional academic boundaries.

Brambell and Environment Centre Wales Buildings

One of the largest Schools within Bangor University

The School of Biological Sciences is one of the largest within Bangor University and boasts its very own Natural History Museum housed in its Brambell Building, plus use of the large University Botanic Garden located next to the nearby Menai Strait. We also have marine and freshwater aquaria in our purpose built basement.

Undergraduate and Postgraduate Students

We typically recruit approximately 200 undergraduate students each year across 7 degrees and have a thriving postgraduate community.

Memorial Building