Our studies are carried out in custom-designed laboratories with high calibre technical staff and an excellent research equipment base.
The Department of Biological Sciences with its dynamic and international staff, aims to make fundamental discoveries as well as to address some of the most pressing challenges facing society.
The Department has academic staff recruited from top universities and institutes around the world, thriving undergraduate and graduate programmes and first-rate research facilities.
Biology is one of the most exciting scientific disciplines of the 21st century. The insights it provides into life processes, together with advances in genomics, diagnostics and therapeutic drug development, are having a major impact on humanity. Our department with its dynamic and international staff, aims to make fundamental discoveries as well as to address some of the most pressing challenges facing society.
Find out more about our department from our research expertise to our customized, state-of-the-art facilities.
We have expertise in bioinformatics, cell signalling; metabolic disease; microbiology; neuroscience; proteomics, structural biology and reproductive research.
Our staff have strong links with local and national companies in the biotechnology and pharmaceutical sectors.