Biochemistry (Bachelor of Science with Honors)

Biochemistry (Bachelor of Science with Honors)

Bachelor degree
48 months
Application deadlines: March 1
Processing time: 30 days
Application fee: CA$100
Intakes: Fall
International tuition: CA$22,000
Domestic tuition: CA$5,500

Program overview

Biochemistry explores the chemistry of living organisms and the molecular basis for change occurring in living cells, providing the basis for practical advances in areas as diverse as medicine, agriculture, veterinary medicine, and forensics. Why study Science at the University of Alberta? The Faculty of Science at the University of Alberta delivers high-quality programs that investigate, explain, and explore the real science behind issues that affect our daily lives. With nearly 60 degree programs in 39 subject areas, we are one of the most comprehensive science faculties in Canada, with state-of-the-art teaching and learning facilities, opportunities for undergraduate research, and professors who are leading researchers in their fields.

Study options

Study options
This program can be done
On campus



  • Duolingo English Test
  • PTE
One of the following courses: English (Literature & Composition). One of the following subjects: Fine Arts; Humanities; Languages other than English; Math/Sciences. One of the following courses: Mathematics. Two of the following courses: Calculus; Chemistry; Biology; Physics. Minimum Duolingo English Test score: 115 for English Language Proficiency 125 for Spoken English Proficiency

Career opportunities

Possible Careers: Bacteriologist, Biochemist, Clinical Biochemist, Food Science Technologist, Food and Drug Inspector, Forensic Laboratory Analyst, Geneticist, Immunologist, Laboratory Technician, Medical Librarian, Medical Writer, Pharmaceutical Researcher, Pharmaceutical Sales, Public Health Officer, Quality Control Manager, Research Scientist, Toxicologist, Virologist.

Campus location

Edmonton , Canada

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