Biotechnology is an advanced field of biological sciences which deals with the exploitation of various biological aspects particularly genetics, for the development of advanced agricultural, medical and other industrial applications.
In Canada, academic programs in biotechnology are provided by University of Alberta; University of Calgary; University of Lethbridge; the University of British Columbia; Trinity Western University; University of Manitoba; Brock University; Carleton University; University of Guelph; University of Ottawa and University of Toronto.
University Of Alberta
A master program in biotechnology, MSc in microbiology and biotechnology and a doctoral program, PhD in microbiology and biotechnology are available at the University of Alberta
University Of Calgary
A combined program of biotechnology and business education viz. Master of Biotechnology/Master of Business (MBT/MBA) is offered at the University of Calgary for the eligible candidates.
University Of Lethbridge
University of Lethbridge is the major education destination for agricultural biotechnology programs in Canada. Bachelor of Science in Agricultural Biotechnology and Master of Science in Agricultural Biotechnology programs are available here for the interested candidates.
The University Of British Columbia
A biotechnology degree, Bachelor of Science in Biotechnology is available at the University of British Columbia also.
Trinity Western University
Major biotechnology courses provided by the Trinity Western University are BSc in biotechnology; BSc in biotechnology (honours); BSc in biotechnology (interdisciplinary) and BSc in biotechnology (multidisciplinary)
University Of Manitoba
A joint honors degree i.e. BSc (joint honours) in biotechnology is available at the University of Manitoba
Major biotechnology programs provided by the Brock University includes programs such as BSc in biotechnology (3-year); BSc in biotechnology (honours); BSc in Biotechnology with Introduction to Business (4-year); PhD in biotechnology; MSc in biotechnology and MSc in Biotechnology (International Student Program)
BSc in biology & biotechnology (honours) and BSc in biotechnology (honours) are provided by the Carleton University
University Of Guelph
University of Guelph offers BSc minor in biotechnology and BSc honours plant biotechnology
University Of Ottawa
University of Ottawa awards qualifications such as Honours BSc with Specialization in Biochemistry (biotechnology) / BASc in Chemical Engineering (biotechnology) and Honours BSc with Specialization in Biochemistry (ciotechnology) / BASc in Chemical Engineering (biotechnology) for the eligible students.
University Of Toronto
University of Toronto offers two specialist programs in biotechnology like BSc in Biotechnology (Specialist) and BSc in Human Biology: Genes, Genetics and Biotechnology (Specialist)