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Economics: Bachelor of Science Degree - Major or Honours


Intake
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Spring
  • Summer

Study Options
  • Co-Op
  • Location
    Victoria BC
  • Campuses
    Victoria

    Resources

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    City of Victoria
  • Length
    Four Years
  • Tuition Estimate
    $6428 per year
  • Book & Supplies Cost Estimates
    $2000 per year
  • Credential Granted
    Bachelor's Degree

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Application Deadline Advice

Applications for all current high school students must be submitted by February 28th for September entry. Early application is recommended.

Application Fee: $76.25

1) Program Admission Requirements

Admission for BC High School Graduates (minimum grade needed in bracket):

Academic

1. All of:

  • English 11 or English 11 First Peoples
  • Pre-Calculus 11 
  • Chemistry 11
  • Physics 11
  • Social Studies 11
  • English 12 or English 12 First Peoples
  • Pre-calculus 12 (60%)
  • two approved science 12 courses

Admission Advice

1. For a list of approved Grade 11 & 12 courses click here.

2. Applicants in other admission categories should refer to UVic’s Institute Admission Requirements as listed below.


 

2) Institution Admission Requirements

Applicants also have to satisfy UVic's institution admission requirements as listed below.

English Language Requirements

Summary

One of the following (minimum scores):

  • 86% on the BC English 12 provincial exam within the last three years
  • 86% in English 12 in another Canadian province within the last three years
  • Level 6 on the Language Proficiency Index (LPI)
  • A score of 4 on the Advanced Placement Exam in English Language and Composition
  • A score of 4 on IB Higher Level English
  • 1.5 units of transferable university level English credits
  • A degree from an accredited English speaking university

If you do not meet one of these requirements, you must write the Language Proficiency Index to determine placement in an appropriate English course

Verify with the institution directly

General Admission Requirements (All Students)

For students directly entering an undergraduate program after high school, admission is based on four academic courses.

English Language Requirement - You must have proficiency in English at a level suitable for your desired program.

BC Secondary School (or equivalent)

You will want to visit:

Canadian High School student

Out-of-Province

You will want to visit:

Canadian High School student

BC Transfer Student

Out-of-Province Transfer Student

Mature Student

Mature Student admission is dealt with in the Special Access Category

 

International Student

View admission details for International Students.

 

Other Student (including Special Consideration)

Students who may not qualify under the regular categories of admission can learn more about UVIC's Other Applicant Categories.