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Oenology and Viticulture

Brock University

48 months
Duration
29280 CAD/year
6090 CAD/year
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About

This Oenology and Viticulture program at Brock University is the only one of its kind in Canada, focused on the needs of the grape and wine industries of cool climate regions. We'll provide you with a comprehensive scientific education along with exposure to marketing, tourism and wine appreciation.

Overview

We’ll provide you with a comprehensive education encompassing sensory science, biochemistry, biotechnology, chemistry, microbiology, genetics, molecular biology, plant physiology and cell biology.

A four-year Honours Co-operative program leading to a Bachelor of Science in Oenology and Viticulture offered by Brock University is designed to meet the growing needs of the grape, grape juice and wine industries of cool climate regions. The aim of the program is to provide a comprehensive scientific education combined with both hands-on and industrial experience in Oenology and Viticulture, along with exposure to marketing, tourism and wine appreciation. 

Since "wine begins in the field and ends in the glass", our graduates will be trained to work in the vineyard and the winery or may become owners and operators of vineyards and wineries. The program encompasses the scientific disciplines pertaining to the grape and wine industry such as sensory science, biochemistry, biotechnology, chemistry, microbiology, genetics, cell and molecular biology, plant physiology and environmental biology. The program can enable our graduates to pursue higher education in any of

Career outcomes

  • Winemaker/winery consultant
  • Vineyard manager/consultant
  • Winery/vineyard proprietor
  • Sensory specialist
  • Oenology, viticulture or biotechnology researche these disciplines.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Wines
  • Wine Appreciation - Exploring Varietals
  • Cultural Practices
  • Wine Processing and Equipment
  • Soil Science

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • For January start, deadline is two weeks before start of term.

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Senior Secondary school credential appropriate for entry to university in your home country
  • Academically rigorous grade 12 year
  • Minimum B- average (higher for some programs)
  • English Language proficiency requirements must be satisfied

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    29280 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29280 CAD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    6090 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6090 CAD per year during 48 months.
  • Tuition (Domestic) $6,090
  • Tuition (International) $29,279.90 Flat Fee

Living costs for St. Catharines

1015 - 1615 CAD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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