LOBS stands for national biology student council and consists of a group of students representing all Dutch biology programs. The aim of LOBS is to represent the interests of all biology students by discussing the problems and issues of each university during the monthly meetings. Additionally, LOBS aims to identify all biology related programs in the Netherlands, this includes providing information about bachelor and master programs. One of the main activities of LOBS is the annual national masterday. The commissioner of education of Gyrinus also attends these meetings.
LOBS is funded by the Dutch Institute for biology (NIBI).