B.Sc. On Campus

Biology and Earth Sciences

48 months
25860 CAD/year
5810 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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Discover the relationships between life on Earth and geological, oceanic and atmospheric processes with this Biology and Earth Sciences program at University of Victoria, British Columbia.


Explore how these processes affect our planet. Build your knowledge to gain a deeper understanding of our Earth and the life it sustains. Work with experts at field schools and marine laboratories. The Biology and Earth Sciences program is offered at University of Victoria, British Columbia.


  • Environmental regulation enforcement officer
  • Environmental scientist

Programme Structure

Sample courses

  • Biological Oceanography 
  • Survey of Invertebrates 
  • Earth System Evolution 
  • Earth Science Field School 

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

  • Apply to the Faculty of Science as a high school student or a transfer student from another post-secondary institution.
  • You can declare this program as your major after one or more years of full-time study.
  • Twelve years of academic preparation and graduation from a recognized senior secondary school or completion of a recognized diploma program.
  • Applicants must satisfy the minimum admission requirements for international students.
  • University entrance examinations offered in the home country may also be required.
  • Senior-level math course
  • Two senior-level science courses
  • You must demonstrate English language proficiency to attend UVic. Your transcripts are enough to prove proficiency if you've studied full-time in an academic program at the high school or post-secondary level within Canada for at least four years, and all of your instruction was in English.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25860 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25860 CAD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    5810 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5810 CAD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Victoria

1490 - 2092 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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