Life and Health Sciences

Join our diverse Life and Health Sciences community, whose leading academics are dedicated to understanding and improving the living world through ground-breaking advances in scientific research. 

Why choose the School of Life and Health Sciences

Our outstanding undergraduate and postgraduate degrees are divided into three main areas of study: ecology, health sciences, and sport and exercise science. Whether you want to gain an insight into humanity, conserve animal diversity, improve our overall health by studying diseases or nutrition, or optimise athlete’s sport performance, we have the ideal programmes for your career ambitions.

You will be taught by passionate and leading academics, who are at the forefront of their fields and have excellent industry partnerships.




Our School has world-class facilities to help you learn and prepare for your career. We have computer suites which you can use 24-hours a day, as well as dedicated computing stations for data processing and analysis for students and staff undertaking research.

Whatever course you join, you will also have access to our University Library, which was opened in 2017 and is one of the best in London.

Nursing at Roehampton

At the University of Roehampton, you can study:

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Our nursing courses are accredited by the Nursing and Midwifery Council and focus on primary and community care, giving you a huge range of career options once you graduate. You can go on work in a variety of roles in GP surgeries, community nursing teams, hospitals, nursing homes and more.

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