Earth Sciences, B.Sc. | University of Victoria | Victoria, Canada
48 months
27836 CAD/year
6044 CAD/year
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Gain a deeper understanding of the Earth. In the Earth Sciences program at University of Victoria, British Columbia, you’ll study the processes that shape our planet. 


Learn about the chemical and physical properties of rocks and minerals. Examine the evolution of the solid Earth, oceans and atmosphere. Learn about environmental and biological change over time. The Earth Sciences program is offered at University of Victoria, British Columbia.


  • Environmental geoscientist
  • Exploration geologist (oil and gas, mineral and water resources)
  • Geological consultant
  • Geologist

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Oceans and Atmosphere 
  • The Dynamic Earth 
  • Earth System Evolution 
  • Earth Science Field School 
  • Advanced Field Geology 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 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.
  • 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

    27836 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27836 CAD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    6044 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6044 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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