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Department of Biological Sciences

From biomolecules to the biosphere.

Undergraduate programs

Our department offers five unique undergraduate programs.

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Graduate programs

Obtain your master's or doctorate with the Department of Biological Sciences.

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Research areas

With over 25 different research areas in four different clusters, our department boasts a diverse and prolific portfolio.

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Undergraduate Science Centre

The Undergraduate Science Centre (USC) is the home of all undergraduate student support in the Faculty of Science: Science student advising, program coordination, the Science Internship Program, Science Engagement programs and student events.

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Graduate Science Centre

As part of a recent reorganization within the Faculty of Science,. the Graduate Science Centre has been created for graduate student support and services.   View current graduate programs, important dates/deadlines, forms and documents, and and contact information for your questions.

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Bamfield Marine Sciences Centre

Learn about our partnership and study opportunities with the Bamfield Marine Sciences Centre (BMSC).

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One Health Summer Institute 2023 Program

This is an in-person one week program in Kananaskis Country (June 10-17) focusing on a One Health approach to climate change in montane ecosystems. Using class and field-based learning, you will learn about the impacts of climate change on the health of interconnected and interdependent ecosystems.

There are no prerequisites to participate. Open to students, adult learners and professionals from all over the world.

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