Do you want to create a healthier world that protects biodiversity? Are you interested in the biological processes that controls life? Then you should study biology.
Biology is the branch of science dealing with the study of living organisms. It is a broad spectrum of academic fields and studies within the subject includes everything from a molecular scale to the behaviour of organisms in their natural environment.
Biologists are experts on living systems, from the genome and the struction and function of the cell, to organisms' interactions with each other and their surroundings. This gives biologist great opportunities to operate in several different fields of work. Thorough knowledge of biology is required in many areas, for example to preserve biodiversity and to develop new and more efficient biotechnologies.
The Faculty of Sciences offers five master´s programmes of high quality in Biology. We also offer a wide range of single subject courses that you can combine to customize your own education.
Biology education at the University of Gothenburg’s Faculty of Science is among the best in Europe.