Program Information

School: Dalhousie University
Faculty: Faculty of Agriculture
Degree: Bachelor; Honours
Field of Study: Veterinary Sciences/Veterinary Clinical Sciences, Gen.
Description: The BSc (Bioveterinary Science) Honours program provides an innovative research experience for academically strong students that will prepare them for a research-driven employment opportunity or admission to graduate study. Students who take the Honours program will be able to apply scientific methods in an individual research project, research a scientific question, design and conduct experiments to address a scientific question, develop a critical synthesis of scientific results and communicate experimental concepts effectively both in writing and orally.

URL: Bioveterinary Science (BSc (BVS)) at Dalhousie University
Course Based: Yes
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $22,007

Cost per year is based on the 2018-2019 academic year and includes the cost of tuition and incidental fees.

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 75

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Precalculus  or  Grade12 Calculus 

Applicants are required to have English 12, Pre Calculus 12 or Calculus 12, and three other acceptable university-preparatory course at the grade 12 level.

Additional Admission Requirements:

    Students must apply for admission to the Honours programs. Students considering Honours should consult with an academic advisor early in their studies. To enter the program, students enrolled in the BSc (Bioveterinary Science) Major program must: have a cumulative GPA of 3.3 or higher after their second year of study, and identify and gain the support of a thesis supervisor at the start of their third year of studies.