The Faculty has specialised laboratories which include molecular biology, microbiology, biochemistry, cell and tissue culture, geochemistry, natural products and analytical chemistry laboratories. The laboratories are well-equipped with a wide range of modern equipment including capillary GC/MS, GC, HPLC, TOC analyser, Kjedhal analyser, FTIR, UV/Vis, AAS, ultracentrifuges, PCR machine, PFGE system, Gel documentation system and various gel electrophoresis systems.

The Faculty has also established a natural history museum, which now houses a collection of zoological specimens including many rare species of insect, bird, fish, and mollusk. In addition, there is a herbarium which has a large collection of botanical materials collected from all over Sabah and Sarawak, and an arboretum which houses many valuable and exotic plant species.