The Faculty of Biology (until 2017—the Faculty of Biology and Earth Sciences) was established in 1951. It has the category A granted by the Ministry of Science and Higher Education, fields of studies conducted at the Faculty lead in rankings prepared by the Education Foundation 'Perspektywy' and talented students win the prestigious Diamond Grant programme. The Faculty of Biology allows students to develop their interests regarding various aspects of biology, neurobiology and environment sciences in well equipped laboratories and during field trips. It gives a possibility to chose a profile of educational path, implement individual research projects, and chose subjects taught by the experts from the Institute of Botany, the Institute of Environmental Sciences, the Institute of Zoology and Biomedical Research and the Botanical Garden. The premises of the Faculty are located on the territory of the Campus of the 600th Anniversary of the JU Revival.