Do you see yourself working as a scientist in a role that makes a real difference? With the Biochemistry program at Laurentian University, you can help create safe synthetic drugs, help forensic teams solve crimes through DNA analysis, improve agriculture, develop new and improved diagnostic tests and much more.
Study the structure and properties of molecules at the core of life processes.
Learn the fundamentals of biochemical principles and practical techniques that you can apply in a wide range of industries, and across many different professions.
Research and development (life sciences, pharmaceutical and biomedical research, biotechnology), clinical biochemistry, health professions (dentistry, medicine, optometry, veterinary medicine, pharmacy, etc), laboratory management, patent law, quality control in food industry, science teacher, science communication, sales representative for life science products and instruments.
You only need to take one of these language tests:
Minimum required score:
The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.Schedule TOEFL®
Minimum required score:
The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.Schedule IELTS
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Check the programme website for information about funding options.
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.
Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, Studyportals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.