In the School of BABS we teach undergraduates, mentor postgraduate research students and carry out research in the disciplines of biotechnology, biochemistry, genetics, molecular biology, microbiology, environmental microbiology, medical microbiology and immunology... [MORE]


14 June 2017

UNSW won more than $20 million in the latest round of grants from the Australian Research...

13 April 2017

Further to our news item of 16 March, we are delighted to share the news that Sandy the dingo is...

8 June 2017

UNSW climbed four places to 45 in the QS World University Rankings for 2017-18, placing it as...

16 March 2017

A proposal by BABS Professor Bill Ballard to study the DNA of a two-year-old dingo called Sandy...

BABSFest Competition

The BABSFest video competition draws on the creative skills of BABS undergrads, HDR students and postdocs to showcase the School’s range of activities in an engaging way.


21 July 2017 - 3:00pm
Dr Nicola Armstrong
Mathematics & Statistics, Murdoch University
4 August 2017 - 3:00pm
Associate Professor Julie Djordjevic
Centre for Infectious Diseases and Microbiology, The Westmead Institute for Medical Research (WIMR) and Sydney Medical School, Westmead, The University of Sydney
1 September 2017 - 3:00pm
Associate Professor Ana Traven
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Science, Monash University