Key information

  • Progress to the 2nd year of a Bachelor of Science degree at SFU. Students choose to focus in one of four different areas: mathematics and data science, experimental science, life science or general science. These four main areas span eight departments with the opportunity to engage in interdisciplinary studies not only within the Faculty of Science but also across all SFU faculties.
  • Co-op programs are available in many disciplines within the Faculty of Science allowing you to get real, paid work experience prior to graduation.
  • Your instructors during the pathway are highly qualified and certified to ensure students have the very best preparation for the demands of higher education in Canada. Each program area offers small class sizes, diverse courses, and volunteering opportunities. All of which combined, maximize the learning opportunities, growth of creativity, and the student’s passion.
  • Vancouver has something for everyone. This is why it is consistently ranked as one of the world’s best cities. Whether it’s a cosmopolitan nightlife, rich cultural attractions or unparalleled access to nature, elevate your life in the 3rd most livable city in the world.
  • A dedicated Student Success Team will ensure you're supported as you transition to life in Canada from Japan, both inside and outside the classroom.

English language entry requirements

IELTS: 5.5; 4.5 RWLS

Academic requirements

GPA: 3.0; Y3: 4 Subjects, 4.0 Mathematics, 2 Sciences among Biology, Chemistry, Physics




January, May, September

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BSc Applied Physics

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BSc Biological Physics

BSc Biological Sciences

BSc Biomedical Physiology

BSc Chemical Physics

BSc Chemistry

BSc Data Science

BSc Earth Sciences

BSc Kinesiology

BSc (Hons) Mathematical Physics

BSc Mathematics

BSc Molecular Biology and Biochemistry

BSc Operations Research

BSc Physics

BSc Statistics