Institute of Biology
Address: 3 Pirogova st., Tyumen |
Tel.: 007 (3452) 64 07 24, 25 52 68
The Institute Departments
University of Tyumen’s biological sciences began in 1930 with Agropedological Institute. At first, the Institute of Biology consisted of two classical departments: zoology and botany. Currently, the Institute of biology is among the leading biological education institutions in Russia.
Presently, the Institute of Biology is a center of research and education fitted with cutting-edge laboratories and equipment, Internet classes, and a language lab. The Institute has its own greenhouse, a zoological museum, herbarium, and a library. Next to the academic building there is a dormitory for students.
The Institute of Biology also puts on annual schools for young (grades 8-11) physiologists, plant biologists, ichthyologists, microbiologists, taxidermists, as well as in decorative piscatology and aquarium husbandry along with the School of Professor Tsoi. Each department organizes these respective schools.