About the Department of Biological Sciences
BIO embodies research and research based education within a broad spectrum of biological disciplines.
BIO is among the largest departments at the University of Bergen and has more than 50 permanent scientific positions, more than 50 technical/administrative positions, and more than 100 temporary scientific positions, including PhDs and post docs.
BIO offers numerous research-based study options across a wide spectre of biological disciplines. Read more.
Department of Biological Sciences (BIO) undertakes research across a broad range of disciplines: developmental biology, microbiology, evolutionary biology, ecology and biodiversity. BIO is also strongly involved in themes such as climate, aquaculture, fish health, nutrition, fisheries, and petroleum.
BIO's strategy plan 2011-2015 - towards 2020: Higher goals, deeper insights