Bachelor of Science Honours in Life Sciences Botany

Study Discipline: Science & Mathematics
Study Programme Details
City: Pretoria
Country: South Africa
Admission Sessions: Summer Session
Study Format: Part Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Bachelor's degree


96 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Embark on a transformative journey with the Bachelor in Botany at the University of South Africa (UNISA). This program focuses on core areas such as environmental management and environmental science, nature conservation, and horticulture and landscaping. By engaging in this bachelor’s program, you delve into the intricacies of Botany and its applications to address contemporary challenges.

Explore current trends and future possibilities in Botany, narrated with an active voice and persuasive language to amplify impact. Immerse yourself in a compelling narrative that brings the program to life, making it relatable and engaging.


The School of Agriculture and Life Sciences comprises dynamic departments, including Agriculture and Animal Health, and Life and Consumer Sciences. This college offers exciting qualifications in the science sphere, supported by state-of-the-art laboratories and dedicated science education professionals. Open distance learning at UNISA provides unparalleled support and practical exposure, rivaling the best residential universities.

Admission Requirements

Embark on your UNISA journey by meeting specific admission requirements tailored to shape a well-rounded student profile:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in a relevant life sciences field with an average of 60% or more in the final year.
  • Unsuccessful applicants may appeal with a motivation for special admission, showcasing academic motivation, work experience relevant to the qualification, and courses completed since graduating with the Bachelor’s degree or Advanced Diploma.
  • Exploring Molecular Interactions
  • Research Methodology
  • Research Project in Life Sciences
  • Current Concepts in Biochemistry
  • Health, Lifestyle and Diseases
  • Molecular Techniques
  • Current Concepts in Genetics

The Fee For This Programme Is 7810 ZAR

Future Career Outcomes

Witness real-world success stories as alumni thrive in their careers, demonstrating the program’s alignment with industry demands. Navigate the evolving job market confidently with a focus on skills development, ensuring graduates excel in dynamic professional landscapes.

Visa Requirements:

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