Biochemistry

Bachelor degree
48 months
Application deadlines: February 28
Application fee: CA$50
Full-time
Intakes: Fall
International tuition: CA$24,926
Domestic tuition: CA$5,696

Program overview

Why choose science at UVic? As a science student at UVic, you won’t just memorize facts. You'll see how the concepts you're learning can be applied to problems like diseases and climate change. Our edge in materials science Ian Manners, renowned for his work in molecular and materials chemistry, comes to UVic as a Canada 150 Research Chair. He joins a team of scientists who are leading the way in materials science research. Hands-on learning opportunities In the lab, in the field, assisting with faculty research or at a co-op job, our students develop the strong practical skills that make learning real. Yamila Michelle Franco Peña is studying biological pest control in agriculture. Research that makes an impact Our researchers are recognized world-wide for their impact on the world’s most pressing challenges. Dr. Caroline Cameron and her lab are working on developing a syphilis vaccine.

Study options

Study options
This program can be done
On campus

Requirements

Apply to the Faculty of Science as a high school student or a transfer student from another post-secondary institution. You can declare this program as your major after one or more years of full-time study.

Career opportunities

Our programs emphasize practical lab techniques and methods, giving you the skills necessary to launch your career. Many of our students go on to study medicine, dentistry or veterinary medicine. Bioinformatics Biotechnology Epidemiology Food quality analyst Immunology Industrial chemistry Research assistant Medical technologist Microbiologist Nutritionist Oncology Pharmacology Quality control analyst Teacher/instructor Toxicology

Campus location

Greater Victoria , Canada

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