Biology

Study biological sciences at the University of Adelaide and place yourself at the forefront of this rapidly growing industry.

  • The University of Adelaide is ranked in the top 100 in the world for biological sciences.
  • Our applied biology program has a 90% satisfaction rating by current students.*
  • Our staff lead internationally significant research. They are in pursuit of potential cures for major diseases and seek to better understand, manage and conserve our natural systems and resources.

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Wildlife conservation biology

Fill the demand for skilled experts trained in biodiversity management who understand how to solve challenges in wildlife conservation. Gain experience in ecology, evolutionary biology, landscape ecology, wildlife genetics, endangered species biology and pest management.

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Applied biology

Place yourself at the forefront of advances in biology. Explore the world of biodiversity and sustainable food production – essential for the survival of our planet. Choose majors in plant product innovation, biochemistry, genetics, or microbiology and immunology.

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Graduate story

Stuart Nagel - Grad Dip Plan Biotechnology, Masters of Phil (Plant Breeding)
The structure of the programs demonstrated actual world class research and its ongoing uses. This was what made study so inspiring. You could see the relevance of what you were doing to real word applications and the potential for future careers.Stuart Nagel - Grad Dip Plant Biotechnology, Masters of Phil (Plant Breeding)


 

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