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About us:

The Department of Biology offers three educational programs normally. Biology at undergraduate level, Environmental Biology (M.Sc.) and Biology (Ph.D.) at the graduate level.

Presently, the academic staffs of the department consists of 28 Ph.D., 2 M.Sc. The head of department is Associate Professor Prayad Pokethitiyook and the associate head is Dr. Siravit Sitprija.

The Department of Biology occupies the 4th floor of the Biology (B) and New Biology building (N) and the 5th floor of the New Biology building.
Mission :
The Department of Biology is the leader in biological science and research, assisting in the development of the country's science, technology, economy and human resources.
Objectives :
  • To develop graduates and scientific and technological personnel who have the highest ethical standards and expertise in transferring knowledge to the community
  • To continuously generate research of international standard and apply it to the benefit of the country and all mankind
  • To offer services of international quality and standard to every level of educational institution, as well as to transfer knowledge and appropriate technology to the public for the benefit of sustainable development of the society and the country as a whole
  • To instigate in students as well as faculty staff discipline, ethics, professional codes of conduct, and maintenance of the country's cultural heritage
Why should you study with us?
For undergraduate level, our students will learn all basic sciences during their first year at Salaya Campus, outside of Bangkok. This style of training gives them multidisciplinary-oriented perspectives later in their education.

For graduate level, we take the research culture seriously. All of the graduate students will have their supervisors to give them advise on how to do their compulsory course requirement as well as training them on the research specialised by each staff.
Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Mahidol University
Rama VI Road, Rachadhavi, Bangkok 10400 Thailand

Tel. (+66) 2201-5250 Fax. (+66) 2354-7161
Webmaster: scnop@mahidol.ac.th