B.Sc. On Campus

Computational Biochemistry

Carleton University

48 months
28182 CAD/year
7272 CAD/year
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The Computational Biochemistry BSc program from Carleton University allows you to complement your studies in biochemistry with a rigorous program in computer science, mathematics, computational methods and data analysis. 


Course Details

The Computational Biochemistry BSc program from Carleton University will give you a strong background in core areas of biology and chemistry such as genetics, cell biology, organic chemistry and analytical chemistry. You will take a variety of lecture and laboratory biochemistry courses, including bioinformatics. Optional courses allow you to focus on areas such as molecular genetics, pharmaceutic drug design, functional genomics and protein structure and function.

Experimenting is a key component of learning science at Carleton. In first year, your classes will typically have a lecture and a lab or tutorial component. Each lab will take three hours per week, so if you choose three of these lab courses you could have nine hours of hands-on experimentation every week.

Our labs, tutorials, field courses and seminars are conducted in small classes, resulting in plenty of personalized interactions with professors, lab supervisors and fellow students.

Career Options

Biomedical research and development, intelligent drug and enzyme design, pharmaceutical research, biomedical and genetic data analysis, industrial research and development, teaching, technical sales for biotechnology companies, biochemist assistant, biotechnology research and development, medical illustration, biochemical analyst.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Biology
  • Genetics
  • Molecular Genetics
  • Physical Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Analytical Chemistry

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You will need a secondary school or high school graduation certificate. Education should normally consist of a minimum of 12 years of study. 
  • You will need to present transcripts from your senior high school along with your graduation diploma or certificate, and any graduation exam results.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    28182 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28182 CAD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    7272 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7272 CAD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Ottawa

1168 - 1925 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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