Pathways from Ontario Colleges: Biotechnology

Diploma and Ministry Code:

  • Biotechnology (MTCU Code: 51304)

Please see full list of eligible programs below.

U of G Program:

  • Bachelor of Science in Biological Science (OUAC Program Code: GSS)
  • Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry (OUAC Program Code: GSS)
  • Bachelor of Science in Microbiology (OUAC Program Code: GSS)
  • Bachelor Science in Molecular Biology and Genetics (OUAC Program Code: GSS)

ONCAT Pathway ID: 2913 or 2914 or 2915 or 2916

Graduates of an Ontario College Diploma in Biotechnology may be eligible to apply to the University of Guelph’s Bachelor of Science program with one of four possible majors. Prospective applicants must have a minimum cumulative average of 75% (B), and must also have successfully completed 4U Advanced Functions (or an approved equivalent). Successful applicants will receive up to 7.5 transfer credits through this Pathway. This is equivalent to 1.5 years of study.


Eligible Diplomas:

  • Canadore College
    • Biotechnology – Remote and Rural Health
    • Biotechnology Technician
  • Centennial College: Biotechnology
  • Conestoga College: Biotechnology Technician
  • Georgian College: Biotechnology - Health
  • Humber College: Biotechnology
  • Loyalist College: Biotechnology
  • Mohawk College
    • Biotechnology
    • Biotechnology (Health)