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Microbiology

Bachelor of Science (BSc)

Study life so small you can't see it without a microscope. Become an expert in technical skills through our hands-on lab courses. Prepare for your career in our co-op program. Gain experience and conduct your own research under the guidance of your professor.

Quick facts

Program options:
Bachelor degree, Minor
Study options:
Full-time study, Part-time study
Program delivery:
On-campus
Dynamic learning:
Co-op optional

Admission

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.

Areas of focus

  • Immunology
  • Microbial pathogenesis
  • Gene editing

Careers

  • Medical professional
  • Biotechnologist
  • Epidemiologist
  • Food quality analyst
  • Veterinarian
  • Research and development professional

Sample courses

  • Immunology - MICR 303
  • Virology - MICR 402
  • Microbial Pathogenesis - MICR 408

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Providing you accurate application deadlines, tuition fee estimates, admission requirements, scholarships and transfer credit depends on your situation.

English language proficiency

You must demonstrate that you are competent in the English language to attend UVic. If you’ve studied for at least four years at the high school or post-secondary level, and all of your instruction was in English, your transcripts are enough to prove proficiency. Learn about UVic’s English language requirements.

Ready to apply?

You can start your online application to UVic by creating a new profile or using an existing one.

Program planning

Not sure if this program is the right fit? Our program worksheet might help. It tells you what courses you’ll need to take to complete the program.

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