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Start your career in biology, biomedical science, biotechnology and environmental science. Graduate ready to join one of the fastest growing sectors in the world.

Study with the School of Biological Sciences and access world-class training from leading researchers and some of the most advanced technology in the Southern Hemisphere.


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Student experiences

  • We prepare you for a career in biological sciences with extensive field experience and access to research equipment that’s used in pioneering research across the world.
  • We also offer study tours and overseas experiences which aim to boost your science knowledge, confidence and employability.

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Career and study areas

Biology

Explore the world at a micro or macro level.

Prepare for a career pursuing questions about living organisms and how they interact with the world around us.

Study biology

Biomedical science & biotechnology

Prepare for a career at the forefront of molecular and biomedical sciences.

Create cures for major diseases; solve complex genetic problems; and explore how biological processes function at a molecular level.

Study biomed / biotech

Environmental science

Solve questions about the structure of ecosystems and find new approaches to global environmental problems.

Use your passion for the environment to deepen our understanding of the world, and our place in it.

Study the environment

Biological science majors

Biomedical science majors

Choose a major in biochemistry, genetics or microbiology and immunology.

Biomedical Science majors

Environmental science majors

Choose a major in evolutionary biology, ecology, or double major in ecology and spatial science.

Environmental science majors

Palaeontology majors

Choose a palaeontology major or double major in evolutionary palaeontology.

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Career boosting study options

Increase your employability with our extended study options in science.

Summer Research Scholarships  Honours  Research degrees


Scholarships and prizes

The School of Biological Sciences recognises outstanding achievement of students through a range of scholarships and prizes. We also acknowledge the generosity of the many donors and industry partners that has made these awards available to our students.

Scholarships  School prizes & awards