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Prospective undergraduate students

Apply to one of our highly competitive Kinesiology and Biomedical Physiology majors directly from high school. Join the Faculty if you intend on completing a Behavioural Neuroscience major, the first program of its kind in BC, or transfer to BPK from another undergraduate program at SFU or an external institution.

Attention: COVID-19 updates

In an effort to keep our community of students, faculty and staff safe, we have shifted many of our teaching and community strategies in response to COVID-19. However, please note we are accepting applications for the Fall 2020/Spring 2021 terms. Please review our COVID-19 Admission FAQs for the latest answers to all your most pressing questions about what joining SFU will look like during this temporary shift towards digital education.

Majoring in Biomedical Physiology lays a foundation for a variety of science-related careers, including:

  • Biotechnology Industry-related careers
  • Researcher
  • Knowledge Translation Specialist
  • Technical Writer
  • Medical Technician
  • Laboratory Technician
  • Physician
  • Professor

Majoring in Kinesiology lays a foundation for a variety of health-related careers, including:

  • Athletic therapist 
  • Ergonomist
  • Chiropractor
  • Paramedic
  • Physiotherapist
  • Occupational therapist
  • Kinesiologist
  • Physician
  • Professor

Majoring in Behavioural Neuroscience lays a foundation for a variety of science-related careers, including:

  • Researcher
  • Professor
  • Speech Language Specialist 
  • Pathologist
  • Clinical Psychologist
  • Addictions Worker
  • Cognitive Therapist
  • Electroneurophysiology Technician

Degree programs

Choose from a variety of cross-disciplinary undergraduate programs in Kinesiology, Biomedical Physiology and Behavioural Neuroscience, with the option to specialize in active health and rehabilitation, or occupational ergonomics.

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Financial aid

Fund your studies with our scholarships, awards, bursaries and Undergraduate Student Research Awards. 

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Admissions and transferring

Find answers to questions about applying for a BPK major directly from high school, or transferring from another undergraduate program at SFU or another institution.

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Research opportunities

Strengthen your lab experience with an Undergraduate Student Research Award or apply to the Honours program. Check out a few of our star Undergraduate Students and their research stories.

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Biomedical Physiology & Kinesiology co-op

Don't wait until graduation to start your career—build your skillset, network with professionals and expand your options. SFU’s Biomedical Physiology and Kinesiology co-op is where you will learn to think independently, conduct research, communicate to diverse audiences, consult one-on-one with clients and analyze data firsthand. 

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Contact us

Connect with faculty members and staff—find us on SFU’s Burnaby campus within the Shrum K Science Centre.

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