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The School of Biological, Earth and Environmental Sciences (BEES) comprises diverse specialities covering marine, terrestrial and fresh water environments.
The School was formed in 2010 through the amalgamation of the former Department of Geology, Department of Zoology, Ecology and Plant Science (ZEPS) and the Environmental Science Programme at University College Cork.
BEES Strategic Plan 2020-2025
The School of BEES launched its new strategic plan in October 2020.
The plan, which will be in place until 2025, contains a set of 9 goals, underpinned by 68 actions, to advance the school mission over the next 5 years.
Through the implementation of these actions, the School of BEES will maintain and advance its standing as an internationally recognised centre of excellence for research and learning in the natural sciences.
Download the new Strategic Plan at the link below:
The School of BEES is located on the Distillery Field Campus, a short distance from the main UCC campus on Western Road.
For details on how to get to UCC see here.
For a full map of UCC campus, including the location of BEES,see UCC CAMPUS MAP (pdf)
Map of Distillery Field Campus:
note: access via the pedestrian walkway is generally from 8am - 5.30pm only
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