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Agricultural Biology (Honours)

48 months
18053 CAD/year
6613 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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The Agricultural Biology (Honours) B.S.A. program at University of Saskatchewan provides students with the ability to apply scientific principles to biotechnology, genetics, evolution and wildland ecology including but not limited to wildlife and conservation biology, toxicology and environmental conditions, and wildlife and domestic animals.


With focus on particular areas relevant to agriculture—such as biotechnology, genetics and evolution, plant pathology, plant molecular biology and wildlife ecology—you will examine situations that are relevant to Saskatchewan. Our close associations with government and private research institutions that have considerable expertise provide opportunities for you to gain practical hands-on experience through student employment programs.


Upon graduating from the Agricultural Biology (Honours) B.S.A. program at University of Saskatchewan, you will be well-positioned for careers in government, non-profit organizations and the private sector including:

  • technical assistants 
  • extension agrologists
  • field and aquatic biologists
  • sales representatives

The growing biotechnology industry also seeks employees with an understanding of science, agriculture and knowledge of biotechnology.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Sustainable Plant and Soil Management
  • The Nature of Life
  • Biomolecules
  • Agrifood and Resources Microbiology
  • Elementary Probability
  • The Living Plant

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

  • Senior Biology
  • Senior Chemistry
  • Senior Mathematics
  • Students can be admitted into this college with one subject deficiency that must be cleared before the second year of study.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18053 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18053 CAD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    6613 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6613 CAD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Saskatoon

1279 - 1865 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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Agricultural Biology (Honours)
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