Biochemistry

Also available in co-op.

Discover the processes of life at the molecular level. Combine practical laboratory training in biochemistry, molecular biology and microbiology with courses in areas such as immunology, enzymology or physiology. Gain real-world experience from co-op work terms, and complete an undergraduate research project. Enjoy challenging careers in medicine and pharmacy, academic research, governmental regulatory work, or in related business fields.

You might also be interested in studying Biological and Pharmaceutical Chemistry; Chemical Physics; Biomedical Toxicology; Microbiology; Molecular Biology and Genetics; or select from our other majors.

Sample Careers

  • Research biochemist: pharmaceutical industry, universities, government and food industry
  • Forensic scientist
  • Sales and marketing
  • Scientific writing and publishing

For More Information

For more information, please visit:

University of Guelph
50 Stone Road East
Guelph, Ontario, N1G 2W1
Canada
519-824-4120