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B.Sc. On Campus

Conservation Biology

Trent University

48 months
24250 CAD/year
6100 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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In this program in Conservation Biology at Trent University – the only one of its kind in Canada – you’ll gain hands-on, valuable career experience working with groups like the Ministry of Natural Resources & Forestry, Nature Conservancy Canada, Toronto Zoo, and Parks Canada.

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Species are disappearing at a pace unprecedented in human history. Be part of the solution by becoming an expert capable of creating innovative techniques and tactics to counteract the growing loss of wildlife and their habitat. In the Conservation Biology at Trent University , you’ll study the science behind the decline of biological diversity to better understand the solutions to this worldwide crisis.


  • Species-at-Risk Biologist
  • Environmental Lawyer
  • Botanist
  • Research Scientist
  • Ecologist
  • Marine Biologist
  • Ecological Consultant
  • Conservation Manager
  • Veterinarian

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Communicating Conservation Biology
  • Biology of Invasions
  • Population Dynamics
  • Mammalogy
  • Ornithology
  • Herpetology
  • Advanced Ecology
  • Species-at-Risk Biology and Policy

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

  • 75% overall average. Mathematics, Chemistry and Biology


  • Minimum 70% average in best six 4U/M courses*.

  • Each applicant is reviewed on an individual basis for meeting English Language Proficiency requirement. See the English Language Proficiency requirements for acceptable tests and exemptions.

  • See the admission chart for program specific requirements and minimum average

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.


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