General Information

Department of Biology founded in 2009, depending on Bingöl University Faculty of Arts and Science. Department of Biology has started undergraduate education in 2009-2010 fall semester and graduate education in 2009-2010 spring semester. There are Department of General Biology, Botany, Zoology and Molecular Biology in Biology Department. 
Qualification Awarded
Biology, Bachelor’s Degree

Admission Requirements
High School Diploma, Placement through a nation-wide Student Selection and Placement Examinations (YGS and LYS), For foreign students, High School Diploma plus placement of the student by the university according to his score in Foreign Student Examination and student’s preferences.

Higher Grade Transition
May apply to master’s or doctorate programmes.

Graduation Requirements
Students who have successfully completed all courses in the curriculum (240 ECTS) and have a minimum Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) 60 out of 100.
Occupational Profiles of Graduates
Graduates take professional role in establishment of many public and private sector. Graduates that have pedagogical formation can work as a teacher in either Ministry of Natural Education or private sector foundations. In addition this, they can be employed as a biologist both private sector and public organizations belong to Ministry of Health, Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Livestock, Ministry of Environment and Forestry, Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources.

Assessment and Grading
The students are subject to mid-term, mid-work (projects, seminars, quizzes, homework or a second mid-term) and the final exam. Bingol University Undergraduate Education and Examination Regulations item 31 and 32 are applied in the measurement and evaluation process.