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Forest Biomaterials Science, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #18 (WUR) Mississauga, Canada
The Forest Biomaterials Science program of University of Toronto provides a grounding in forest conservation with emphasis on breadth as well as research depth, and can particularly meet the needs of individuals who are considering graduate level education in forestry.
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Overview

The Forest Biomaterials Science program of University of Toronto is intended to build on a students interest in forestry and related issues. Students should consider combining these programs with a major in another related discipline such as environment, geography, biology, chemistry, urban studies or architecture.

The major and minor in Forest Biomaterials Science will be of interest to students that recognize the value of conserving the forest through good design, application and utilization of forest based products. Graduates from this program can pursue careers in private industry, research and government organizations where knowledge of new and changing technologies will be required to lead the transformation from petro-chemical based industries to ones established on renewable biomaterials.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Adaptation and Biodiversity
  • Environmental Biology: Structure and Function of Ecosystems
  • Conservation of Canada's Forests
  • Conservation of Tropical and Subtropical Forests
  • Forest Products in Sustainable Forestry
  • Societal Values and Forest Management

English Language Requirements

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    6

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    100

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  • Minimum required score:

    600

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General Requirements

  • All applicants are required to present a senior level/Grade 12 English course for admission consideration
  • An International Baccalaureate Diploma, including English HL or SL is required for admission
  • English is the language of instruction and examination at U of T, and success in our degree programs requires a high level of English language proficiency

Tuition Fee

  • International

    53290 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 53290 CAD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    6100 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6100 CAD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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