Multidisciplinary science

Camaraderie, not competition

Full tuition and yearly stipend

Unparalleled access to mentors

Flexible career paths

Co-curricular training and resources

Join our groundbreaking research environment

With 12 graduate programs, nearly 650 faculty from over 30 university-wide departments and more than 600 students, you’re sure to find your best fit.

2023 DBBS Commencement Video

Friday, May 12, 2023


Our mission

The Roy and Diana Vagelos Division of Biology & Biomedical Sciences fosters training in interdisciplinary science and cultivates the diverse career aspirations of our trainees. DBBS is responsible for recruiting pre-doctoral students of the highest caliber and ensuring that your academic training, co-curricular experiences and research prepare you for a productive and creative scientific career. 

Students, faculty and staff share how DBBS provides a supportive learning environment for scientific discovery.