Molecular Biology and Biochemistry and Computing Science

If you want to explore the connections between computing and molecular biology and biochemistry, between computation and the health sciences, then you will be interested in this program. Understand the complex relationship between technology and the human body.


This program is jointly offered by the Faculty of Applied Sciences and the Faculty of Science. You can start this program at the Surrey campus. 

Degree: Bachelor of Science

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Detailed admission requirements

For students applying directly from BC high school Grade 12, please see the program specific requirements listed for 2020. For other areas and other categories of admission, please see admission requirements.

How to apply

Before applying, you might want to review this help video. Then:

  • Go to
  • In section 4, Applying to SFU, either:
    • select from the drop-down list of faculties: Faculty of Applied Sciences
      • select from the drop-down list of programs: BSC Computing Science


    • select from the drop-down list of faculties: Faculty of Science
      • select from the drop-down list of programs: BSC Molecular Biol & Biochem or BSC Mol Bio & Biochem - Surrey

    After you have been admitted, speak to an advisor about the joint major option.

Career possibilities

The world is changing rapidly and you have no way of knowing the full range of career opportunities available to you in the future. Graduates of this program may end up in a range of occupations, including these:

  • Biomechanician
  • Computational Biologist
  • Database Programmer
  • Gene Analyst
  • Protein Analyst
  • Researcher
  • Scientific Curator

Career Services can help you explore your options and create possibilities.