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Welcome to the Department of Biological Science at UCP (University College of Pioneers). Our department is committed to providing a comprehensive and dynamic educational experience for students pursuing a Bachelor of Science (Hons) degree in Biological Science. With a strong emphasis on scientific inquiry, practical training, and cutting-edge research, our programme equips students with the knowledge and skills necessary to excel in the field of biological sciences.

The Department of Biological Science at UCP is dedicated to fostering a passion for discovery, scientific inquiry, and innovation. We strive to empower our students with the knowledge, skills, and experiences necessary to make meaningful contributions to the ever-evolving field of biological sciences. Join us in exploring the wonders of life and shaping the future of scientific discovery.

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BSc (Hons) Biological Sciences

C467 P56

We will introduce you to the specific techniques and applications used in a broad range of sectors, including pathology, biomedicine, toxicology and forensics, as well as environmental settings such as pollution monitoring and control.
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