It's not such a big word is it? Yet the world of genetics is enormous. It touches our everyday lives in ways we can't even begin to imagine.
Centre for Genetics Research
With over 200 members based at the University of Otago and across New Zealand, Genetics Otago is now the largest centre for advanced, multidisciplinary genetics research in Australasia. As well as aiming to increase the public's awareness of the groundbreaking, yet relevant research being conducted right here in NZ, we also actively support those who are dedicated to this extraordinary discipline.
Studying Genetics at Otago
Genetics is a rapidly progressing science; a central theme of modern biology and an indispensable component of many areas of scientific research. With a degree or qualifications in genetics you will gain marketable, valuable and desirable work-place skills that complement many aspects of science as well as commerce, law and the humanities.