Biological Science: Life Sciences - BSc (Hons)
Full program details & costs, with admission requirements. Discover your dream program.
What Ontario Tech University says about their program:
"This specialization consists of an integrated and focused concentration on biology and chemistry, with additional courses in neuroscience and human anatomy. You will gain a detailed understanding of the structure and functioning of the human body, how the brain and nervous systems work, and what happened when the brain degenerates and becomes damaged or disorganized.
There is a wealth of opportunities for science graduates in industry, government, and in areas of applied science. The combination of a science degree and business and management education will give an added advantage to graduates in establishing careers within these practical fields."
We will guide you through the application procedure; please see the details below.
- Cambridge English - Advanced
Minimum score of 180 with no band lower than 170.
- Canadian Academic English Language Assessment (CAEL)
Minimum score of 70 with no sub-score below 60.
- Duolingo English Test (DET)*
Minimum score of 110 (Education and Nursing programs require a total score of 120).
- International English Language Testing System (IELTS)
Overall score of 6.5 with no sub-score less than 6.0 (Education and Nursing programs require an overall score of 7.0).
- Michigan English Language Assessment Battery (MELAB)
Minimum score of 85.
- Pearson Test of English (PTE) Academic
Minimum score of 58.
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)
Internet-based test (iBT) with a total score of 83 (Education and Nursing programs require a total score of 87), and minimum scaled scores of Listening
International applicants must provide proof of:
- High school graduation (often stated directly on one’s final high school transcript).
- English proficiency.
- Having attained the academic subject prerequisites required for the program to which they are applying. These are typically secondary school senior-level courses of sufficient scope and dept
Fees and funding
- Tuition ranges from $21 935 to $28 608
- Room and board ranges from $3 450 to $13 565
Global Leadership Award
If you are an international secondary-school student entering an undergraduate program at the university on a study permit and are currently studying outside of Canada, you can apply for the university's Global Leadership Award (GLA).
The GLA is one of our most prestigious entrance awards. Valued at $72,000 ($18,000 a year X four years), the GLA recognizes international secondary school applicants with strong academic and leadership abilities.
In Course Scholarships
If you have achieved a minimum 3.7 GPA (on a 4.3 scale) during the previous year and you are returning to full-time study, you will be automatically awarded a scholarship and notified through your student email account.
$2,000 - 4.0+ GPA $1,500 - 3.7 - 3.99 GPA These scholarships may be increased to $3,000 and $4,000 through generous contributions from our donors.
Please note: In-course scholarships are available for up to three years of your first undergraduate degree. To be considered, you must have been enrolled in a minimum of 80 percent course load during your previous academic year.
Visa requirements for Ontario Tech University
Many international students will require a visa to study in Canada, and this is a vital step of your study abroad journey. Make sure you understand the requirements you may need to meet before applying.Canada student visa requirements