48 months
8529 CAD/year
8529 CAD/year
7246 CAD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


That’s because the Cape Breton University Chemistry program is nationally accredited by the Canadian Society of Chemistry, designed for students with a passion for chemistry and desire to learn.


With accessible faculty and modern facilities, CBU truly has it all. Here, you study the relationship between the chemical structure of matter and its properties. 

Why study at CBU?

  • At CBU, students gain hands-on research with state-of-the-art equipment in modern facilities. This makes all the difference as you continue your studies or start your career in a number of different possible fields, such as biology, medicine, pharmacy, oceanography, environmental sciences and more.
  • Cape Breton University Chemistry graduates have been very successful with graduate scholarships. Students find success thanks to the hands-on research experience they gain from our award-winning faculty.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • General Chemistry
  • Petroleum Chemistry
  • Geochemistry 
  • Environmental Chemistry
  • Industrial Chemistry
  • Mathematics for Chemistry

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

  • English 12 (academic or advanced)
  • Math 12 (academic or advanced, pre-cal recommended)
  • 2 Science 12 level
  • 1 additional grade 12 academic or advanced level course

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    8529 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8529 CAD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    8529 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8529 CAD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    7246 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7246 CAD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Sydney

1080 - 1710 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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