Program Information

School: University of Saskatchewan
Faculty: College of Arts and Science
Degree: Bachelor; Honours
Field of Study: Immunology
Microbiology, General
Description: Microbiology & Immunology is a field of study probing the world of viruses, bacteria, yeasts, moulds and protozoa. It encompasses aspects of ecology, genetics, physiology, molecular biology, the development of disease, public health and the human immune system.

The Department of Microbiology and Immunology provides education in the areas of microbial physiology and pathogenesis, microbial genetics (bacterial, bacteriophage and yeast), virology, tumour biology, immunology and immunopathogenesis. These programs include necessary courses for students prepared to enter graduate studies in biomedical sciences and into health related professional schools such as Medicine, Dentistry, Veterinary Medicine and Pharmacy. Graduates are also prepared for careers in broad aspects of biotechnology and can find employment in academic/research institutions and related industries.

URL: Microbiology and Immunology at University of Saskatchewan
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $17,327
Careers: Microbiologists

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 70
Prerequisites:*

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

  •  Grade12 Mathematics  or  Grade12 Precalculus 

Required Courses: Foundations of Mathematics 30 or Pre-Calculus 30 (or equivalents) In addition to the Required Courses for admission, some university courses have a high school pre-requisite. Students entering the Bachelor of Arts program, or who are undecided about which program they are interested in, are encouraged to take Foundations of Mathematics 30. Students interested in the Bachelor of Science program are encouraged to take Pre-Calculus 30. Students can be admitted into this college with a mathematics deficiency but are encouraged to consult the college upon admission to plan how to clear the deficiency.

Test Scores:

  • International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery [min. 85] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 86]