Biotechnology – AdvancedLoyalist College
About this Program
Level: Advanced Diploma in Biotechnology – Advanced
Length: 6 semestersCheck My Eligibility
Belleville Campus Campus
Biotechnology plays a critical role in the battles against hunger, disease and pollution. It is used in developing precision medicines and gene therapies, environmental decontamination to restore polluted spaces and engineering crops to improve their yield and nutrition. Study in the newly equipped Bay of Quinte Skills Centre: Hands-on learning combines classroom theory and practical, lab-based instruction. Work in state-of-the-art Instrumentation and Molecular Biology labs equipped with PCR and DNA sequencing technology. Get experience with a wide variety of instrumentation used in genetics, microbiology, fermentation and forensics. Get on-the-job, practical experience with field placements in the second and third year.
Study and Work in Canada
Full-time undergraduate and post-graduate international students can work anywhere on or off campus without a work permit. The rules around the number of hours a student will be allowed to work may vary based on the country the student chooses to study in. International students are typically able to work up to 20 hours a week.