O que eu aprenderei?

Incorporating the principles of the physical sciences to understand the operation of living systems is one of the next frontiers in Science, particularly with applications to society. Students who earn this degree are expected to be competitive in the areas of biotechnology, pharmaceutical science and other aspects of medicinal chemistry, and environmental technology.

This Joint Major program is offered by the Department of Chemistry and the Department of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry in the Faculty of Science. You can start this program at the Surrey campus.

Career possibilities

The world is changing rapidly and you have no way of knowing the full range of career opportunities available to you in the future. Graduates of this program may end up in a range of occupations, including these:

Computational Biologist
Database Programmer
Gene Analyst
Protein Analyst
Scientific Curator

De qual departamento farei parte?

Faculty of Science

Opções de estudo

Período integral (120 )

CAN $1,029.70 per unit
Data de início

5 Janeiro 2021


Simon Fraser University

Burnaby campus,

8888 University Drive,


British Columbia (BC),

V5A 1S6, Canada

Requisitos de admissão

Para estudantes do(s)/da Brasil

Applicants need a minimum of 60% in Senior Mathematics for admission (based on a 50% pass scale); Other equivalent qualifications: Diploma/Certificado de Técnico de Nível Médio (formerly, 2° Grau) OR Diploma / Certificado de Professor (grades 1 to 4). Submit transcript which includes interim marks for senior year. Admission is calculated on senior level academic subjects. Other English Language Requirements accepted: A minimum TOEFL score of 580 (paper-based).

Para estudantes internacionais

Applicant must have completed Year 12 High School or its equivalent to Canadian High School.

Obtain a satisfactory score on one of the following English language proficiency tests.

  • International English Language Testing System (IELTS) with a minimum score of 6.5 on the Academic Modules with no part less than 6.
  • TOEFL iBT (Test of English as a Foreign Language internet based test) with an overall score of 88 or better with a minimum score of 20 in each of the four components (listening, speaking, writing, reading)
  • TOEFL CBT (Test of English as a Foreign language computer based test) with a minimum score of 230 including a minimum essay score of 4.5
  • TOEFL CBT with a minimum score of 250.
  • Canadian Academic English Language (CAEL) with an overall score of 70, with no part less than 60
  • Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE Academic) with an overall score of 65, with no part less than 60

Os requisitos para o IELTS podem variar de acordo com o curso que você escolher.