Faculty of Science

Programme for Postgraduate Certificate in Science

The postgraduate certificate in science (PGCertSc) programme may be used to increase your knowledge in an area of expertise or to try out study in a new branch of science.

Many interesting courses are on offer and include traditional science subjects as well as specialist Certificate programmes such as:
Ecological Restoration, Petroleum Geoscience and Cognitive and Behavioural Neuroscience.


One trimester full time or up to two years part time.


A Bachelor of Science or equivalent degree or work experience with an average grade of B or higher in appropriate 300-level papers.

Course Requirements

60 points at 400-level.

The certificate does not usually include a research project.


The Postgraduate Certificate in Science is offered in:


For more information, please contact the Postgraduate Coordinator of the relevant School or the Science Faculty Office.