Department of Biological Sciences

From biomolecules to the biosphere.

Undergraduate programs

Our department offers six 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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Featured news


Graduate students: Unleash your research story through imagery

2020 Research Image Competition registration closes Feb. 3...

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In the News: André Buret in Apt613

Exhibition: Me and My Microbes: the Zoo Inside You at the Museum of Nature—until 03.29.20

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Microbes take over the Canadian Museum of Nature

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Fundamental Ecology

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Upcoming events


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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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