Institute of Biology
Address: 3 Pirogova st., Tyumen |
Tel.: 007 (3452) 59-74-55
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.