B.Sc. On Campus

Biology (Hons)

Ryerson University

48 months
28633 CAD/year
7041 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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Biology is the study of living organisms, from bacteria and cells to plants and animals. This Biology (Hons) program from Ryerson University, teaches concepts spanning from cellular structure and function to the environment and bioinformatics, integrating studies in chemistry, computers and management. 


You can pursue a paid co-op, participate in industry-oriented research and complete an independent thesis project. 

Further chances to customize your Biology (Hons) degree from Ryerson University, include completing optional specializations in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology, Biophysics or Environmental Biology, or an optional designation in Management Science.

This is one of three bachelor of science programs that share a one-year foundation.

After Graduation

You can use your expertise in established principles and modern practices to contribute to biochemistry, environmental, health and molecular sciences; scientific sales and marketing; food and life science research or science management for government, academia or industry; agri-food, biotechnology, or pharmaceuticals. You may work as a botanist, environmental biologist, food research scientist or multimedia life science and food industry editor. 

You may also choose to pursue a master’s or doctorate degree in this discipline or a professional degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or a related field.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Advanced Biochemistry 
  • Molecular Biology
  • Advanced Biochemistry 
  • Evolution
  • Advanced Biochemistry Laboratory
  • Biology Laboratory

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

  • Academic Transcripts
  • Supplementary Form
  • Supporting Documents
  • Non-Academic Requirements
  • Proof of English Language Proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    28633 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28633 CAD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    7041 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7041 CAD per year during 48 months.
  • Domestic Fees Range: $7,041 - $9,571
  • International Fees Range: $28,633 - $29,693

Living costs for Toronto

1502 - 2563 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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