Do you like to make fascinating discoveries? Observe and explore? Would you like to contribute to the advancement of knowledge about nature and living beings? The general Bachelor of Science offers you a variety of options: access to limited programs, such as medicine or education; entry into the labor market; or access to higher education.
Our students are curious and observant. They are resourceful and reason with rigor. They share a great passion: understanding nature and living beings. Obtaining a general Bachelor of Science degree provides an excellent scientific basis and flexibility in the academic course. It is ideal for students who want to explore different disciplines they are passionate about or those who need a degree to move on to the next step in their career path. Studying science in French gives you better prospects for the future: higher pay, access to bilingual positions, satisfaction of contributing to your community, and much more.duration3-year full-time program. Leads to a Bachelor of Science degree.Program overviewOur General Bachelor of Science program provides you with excellent basic science training and the flexibility to deepen your knowledge according to your interests, either in the biological sciences or in two of the following four disciplines: biological sciences, chemistry, microbiology or mathematics.
Biological Sciences: explores zoology, botany, mycology, genetics, anatomy, evolution and ecology.
Examples of courses offered:Physiology of the human body
Evolution of the roped parties
Mushrooms and lichens
GeneticChemistry / biochemistry: studies the structure of matter and its transformation into substances. Discover the building blocks of life: DNA, RNA, proteins ...
Examples of courses offered:Organic chemistry
Biochemistry of nucleic acids
Biochemistry of proteins
SpectroscopyMicrobiology: Learn about the five groups of microorganisms: protozoa, algae, fungi, bacteria and viruses.
Examples of courses offered:Microbiology
Genetics of prokaryotesMathematics and statistics: Develop rigorous, logical and precise thinking, equip yourself for the sciences.
Examples of courses offered:Calculation
Introduction to Analysis
Euclidean and non-Euclidean geometries
AlgebraOur program is distinguished by its practical approach. From the first year, our students have access to modern equipment, and do their own manipulations and experiments. They learn to master the art of the laboratory and its practices: preparation of microbial cultures, aseptic work, microscopic observations, dissections, spectrometry, etc.
The school has two admissions: one in September for all programs and one in January for university programs only. However, between May 1, 2022 and July 1, 2022, Canadians will still be able to register for the start of the September re-entry, while internationals will have to wait until the next re-entry, either in January 2023 or September 2023, according to their program.It is possible to study medicine in French after your general bachelor of science without taking the MCAT entrance exam! (Canadian citizens only)Additional informationIf you are already thinking of specializing in biochemistry or microbiology, you should consider enrolling in the Bachelor of Science with a joint major in biochemistry-microbiology.Continuing StudiesOur general Bachelor of Science degree often serves as a gateway to limited-rate programs that are accessible, for the most part, only to Canadian citizens.Dentistry
Veterinary science* By traditional route (with MCAT) or on file (without MCAT), in French, thanks to reserved places at the University of Ottawa and the University of Moncton. (for canadians only)
It is also possible for a person with a bachelor's degree in general sciences to do an additional preparatory year to access the master's degree.Job opportunitiesThe general Bachelor of Science allows entry into the labor market, for example in these fields:Biotechnology
Research assistance (university, private or government)
Management of natural resources
Biochemical analysis and research