Student life & resources

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UNSW offers many experiences beyond your studies. You can engage with other students through societies, events, ARC workshops and other social activities. The School of BABS encourages a variety of career paths within and outside the sciences. These may be in government and privately sponsored industries in areas from policy-making, management, production, quality control and research to education.

Clubs & societies

BABS clubs and societies unite UNSW students who are studying disciplines under the School of Biotechnology & Biomolecular Sciences. Arc @ UNSW is run by students for students and its sole mission is to provide services to its members.

Graduate stories

View some of our graduate stories and explore the diverse range of careers available to you when you study at BABS.


Our research groups provide opportunities for students in BABS to complete postgraduate research at Diploma, Master and PhD levels. Find out more.

Student resources

Explore our student resources. From courses to industry experience, you'll find the information you need to plan your BABS pathway.


Learn about the different scholarships on offer within BABS. Find information about eligibility requirements and how to apply.

What our students say

Read what our current and past students have to say about studying science with BABS. Their testimonials will give you information about various courses. 

This will allow you to gain a better understanding of the knowledge and practical work involved as well as student experiences with industry partners and support services available. 

Find out where the unique combination of in-depth scientific skills, creative thinking and problem-solving knowledge is taking them. 


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