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.

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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