Department of Biology

The Department of Biology at the University of Fribourg, Switzerland, has a strong commitment to provide an outstanding research environment in life sciences with strong dedication for excellent teaching. We aim to equip our students with the best knowledge to cope with the current global challenges. 

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A long-known fossil site yields new secrets

For paleontologists, there is a shortage of fossils for tracing the evolutionary history of the Amazon region, a place that boasts unparalleled biodiversity. By drawing on new data collected at a site…

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New Spark Grants for 9 Unifr Researchers (And soon for you?)

The SPR is pleased to announce that a total of nine Spark grants have been awarded to researchers at the University of Fribourg.

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The University of Fribourg in 2023's rankings

This year the University of Fribourg has maintained or improved its position in all rankings in which it participates.

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