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Bachelor On Campus

Arts and Science

Trent University

48 months
24250 CAD/year
6100 CAD/year
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The Bachelor of Arts and Science program offered by Trent University is designed for students who are fascinated equally by the study of Arts (Social Sciences & Humanities) and the Sciences, and who perform very well across these disciplines. 

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Students of Bachelor of Arts and Science program offered by Trent University passionately believe in the need to think critically and communicate effectively, and strive to become key players in the management of overlapping social and scientific complexities in today’s world.

Why Trent?

  • Develop skills of inquiry and critical thinking by studying topical issues such as climate change from scientific, social, and humanist perspectives
  • Participate in student-driven research under the supervision of faculty members from multiple disciplines
  • Enjoy the benefits of limited class sizes and extensive faculty interactions

Flexible, Customizable, Individual

Enjoy more degree combinations than any other program at Trent! Create the degree you want.

In addition to four core courses, students must complete at least 3.0 science credits and 3.0 non-science credits, along with courses satisfying the requirements of one of the following:

  •  A single-major Honours program
  •  A single-major Honours program with a minor in another subject
  •  A joint-major Honours program in a humanities or social sciences subject and joint-major Honours program in a science subject
  •  A minor in a humanities or social sciences subject and a minor in a science subject

Best of Both Worlds

Trent University's Bachelor of Arts & Sciences degree is the best of both worlds. Not only is it interdisciplinary and forward-thinking, it is both broad and focused. BAS students will receive a well-rounded education that can be applied locally and globally. Yet BAS degrees can also be tailored and specialized. Graduates can qualify for the professional schools, pursue creative research avenues in preparation for post-graduate study and research, or prepare for unique and specialized careers in interdisciplinary and growing fields such as scientific journalism.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  •  Arts and Science I: Interdisciplinary Perspectives.
  • Arts and Science II: Theory and Practice.
  • Case Studies in Arts and Science.
  • Arts and Science Colloquium.

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

IB Diploma: 

  • Minimum overall score of 26 (including bonus points) in IB diploma*.

  • English Language A with a minimum grade of 4 satisfies English requirement. English B with a strong grade may also be accepted.  See the English Language Proficiency requirements for acceptable tests and exemptions if you do not have the required course/grade as per above. 

  • See the admission chart for program specific requirements. Prerequisite courses can be presented at Standard and/or Higher Level.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24250 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24250 CAD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    6100 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6100 CAD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Peterborough

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.


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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