The Biochemical Society is a member of the Society of Biology Careers Committee. Through this committee we create collaborative resources and attend numerous school and university careers fairs. 


Undergraduates and beyond


Find out about careers options following a biochemistry degree, and post-graduate study options.

Over the past 100 years, biochemists have been responsible for a huge number of important scientific breakthroughs that have helped to develop our understanding of living organisms. These discoveries have had a big impact on many areas of science, including biotechnology, agriculture, veterinary science and medicine.

This section provides information about the study of biochemistry, biochemistry related careers and the range of jobs you can do with a biochemistry degree?

Are you at school or college, or finishing your undergraduate or above? Choose a section below . . . .


Schools and colleges

Find out what biochemists do, what degree courses are available, and read our careers booklet for 16 - 18 year olds.