Explore biology at a school ranked top in New Zealand for its research quality.

Our world-class staff can introduce you to biomedical science, biotechnology, conservation biology, evolutionary genetics, marine biology, New Zealand’s endangered species, reproductive biology and more.

You will also be exposed to opportunities to engage in ground-breaking international research and discovery.

Te Toki a Rata—Biology's newest building

Our brand new teaching and research facilities opening for Trimester One in 2018.

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    Campus developments win awards

    Two of Victoria University’s building projects have received prestigious awards from the New Zealand Institute of Architects (NZIA).

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    The use of 1080 for pest control is supported by a range of conservation and farming organisations, but opponents claim forests fall silent when the poison is dropped, saying this is evidence of harm to native bird communities.

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Upcoming events

  • 2018 Ecology & Evolution Seminar Schedule

    Join us on Thursdays 12-1pm in LBLT118 to hear about ecological and evolutionary research being…

    Venue: LBLT118, Laby building