From 2018, at the Faculty of Biology of the Odessa I.I. Mechnykov National University opened a set for a new specialty - 206 «Landscape gardening» for the preparation of specialists of the first (Bachelor) level of higher education. Graduates will receive an educational qualification - a Bachelor of landscape gardening. The term of study - 3 years 10 months. Licensed volume - 60 people.
The XIV Congress of the Society of Ukrainian Microbiologists with the participation of ukrainian and foreign scientists was held by Odessa I.I. Mechnikov National University from 11 to 15 September 2017. More than 200 microbiologists, virologists, biotechnologists from Ukraine, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Italy, Moldova, and Belarus attended the Congress.
International scientific conference "Reading A.Browner's memory" on "Animals in the modern world: environmental and social aspects" will be held in October 3-4, 2017 at Odessa University.
The need for a healthy lifestyle today does not cause any doubts, no objections. Every year, statistics show a decrease in the physiological and mental health of young people, which negatively affects the demographic situation in the country as a whole.
The seminar "Maintenance of fish and marine mammals under artificial conditions" took place in the building of the Faculty of Biology at Shampansky lane from June 16 to 18, 2017. The seminar was attended by both professional biologists, aquarium and dolphin workers (Odessa Dolphinarium "Nemo"), as well as fans representing the club movement: the club of lovers of iridescent skinny "SKLIK" - Ukraine, "Killi Club de France (KCF)" - France , "Skandinavisk Killi Selskab (SKS)" - Sweden.
April 20, 2017 the fourteenth Scientific English Conference of the students of the biological faculty of our university «English in touch with life» was held.