Head of Department: Prof.Dr. Hüseyin DURAL

Erasmus Co-ordinator: Prof.Dr. Hasan Hüseyin DOĞAN

Farabi Coordinator: Prof.Dr. Atilla ARSLAN

Mevlana Coordinator Prof. Dr. Emine ARSLAN

ECTS Coordinator: Prof. Dr. Kuddisi ERTUĞRUL

Purpose: Biology department undertake as a duty to train biologists who can do research which is proper to the fundamental principles of natural sciences and the ethical values, have problem-solving skills, have improved awareness of environmental protection and biological richness, are community leaders, are trained with quality and equipped with modern knowledge, can , develop and spread technology which can serve society and humanity.

Vision: Recognized at the international level there and do research in academic activities with modern and advanced facilities in the field of biology, educate persons who are reliable, decent, successful in field of education and research, keep up scientific research, sensitive to the socio-cultural needs of the age required, well accepted by partners decent, reasonable and judicious.

Mission: Traning university students at post-graduate and graduate-level in appropriate and adequate education in biology in our country, maintain and advance education and research activities in biology, contribute to raising qualified biologists benefit from science and technology saving in the light of the universal values, educate perfect trainers and researchers in postgraduated education and research period, provide information to our students for enhanced competitive capacity to hundreds of graduate students in the department of biology, share and spread scientific knowledge and skills with demandant.

Program Language: Turkish

Program Description: Biologist who is graduated from biology department of science faculty, search all of alive, their interaction with each other and enviroment with scientific methods, that data which obtained from these methods research, analyze, produce and controlling, enforce and implement, exhibit these results as a report in education, agriculture, forest, health, enviroment, food, industry, biotechnology, nanobiotechnology, management of natural resources and ecology

Admissions Requirements: Determined by the university.

Recognition of Prior Learning: Lessons which are previously taken at another higher education institution and suitable lesson content with Biology Department and are approved by faculty board, students may be exempted from these lessons.

Graduation Requirements: Students must complete successfully the program are available in the program 240 AKTS pass all of the required and elective courses, and 4:00 to obtain a cumulative grade point average (cgpa) of at least 2.0 is required.

Principles of Assessment and Evaluation: It is given in the introduction and application information of related courses.

Employment Opportunities: Biologists are have following employment opportunities in public and private organizations: Laboratories of government and private hospitals, private medical tests and testing laboratories, Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and the Environment, Ministry of Health, Metropolitan Municipalities, Pharmaceutical companies, Medical / scientific tools and equipment companies that sell, food production companies with legal permission, Organizations providing environmental advice, biology teacher by getting formation, academician in university.

Jump to Top Degree Programs: Applicants who are completed successfully undergraduated education in biology department can enter postgraduated education programs provided that enough ALES and foreign language score (certificate with TOEFL- IELTS-YDS etc.). Selcuk University Faculty of Science, Department of Biology postgraduate programs application requirements can be found on the website of the Institute of Science.