Study all lifeBiology

Learn about animals and their relationship to their environment. Improve medical, industrial or agricultural processes. Teach students about wildlife.

If you have a passion for discovering what makes all living organisms function, then the study of biology might be for you!

Biology is the study of all living things and deals with everything from the earliest form of evolution to the environmental protection of our world. It examines the physical and biological processes that affect the life and death of genes, cells, individuals, populations, species and ecosystems.

Have a unique career experience

Biology is an incredibly diverse field and therefore all sorts of careers in this field exist. Some of these include: research institutes, conservation authorities, zoos, parks, federal and provincial government agencies and departments, and aquariums.

A variety of special concentrations are available at UNB including: molecular and microbiology, parasitology, physiology, and plant biology

For more information

Want to learn more about the biology degree program at UNB? Contact the biology department at (506) 453-4583 or by email

Looking to find out if you're eligible for entrance into the Faculty of Science? Check out our Admissions Requirements