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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

The Graduate Science Centre has been created for graduate student support and services.  View current graduate programs, important dates/deadlines, forms and documents, 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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