Chemical Biology, M.Sc. | University of Alberta | Edmonton, Canada
24 months
8874 CAD/year
4486 CAD/year
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The Chemical Biology Program option for graduate study in chemistry at the University of Alberta enables students with a strong background in biochemistry, or a strong interest in research in those areas of chemistry closely related to the biological sciences, to pursue graduate work more effectively in the Chemistry Department.


Learning outcomes

Students in this  Chemical Biology Program option for graduate study in chemistry at the University of Alberta must follow the academic requirements for graduate students in the Chemistry Department, with a few changes designed to best meet the needs of students in this interdisciplinary program.

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Departmental Research Seminar 
  • Optical Spectroscopy 
  • Electrochemistry 
  • Environmental Analytical Chemistry 
  • Separations 
  • Mass Spectrometry 
  • Bioanalytical Chemistry 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants are normally required to have completed a four-year baccalaureate degree, or its academic equivalent, from an academic institution recognized by the University of Alberta. 
  • An admission grade point average of 3 on most 4-point grading systems or B on most letter grading systems, based on your most recent two years of full time study (or equivalent) is required.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    8874 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8874 CAD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    4486 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4486 CAD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Edmonton

1201 - 1992 CAD /month
Living costs

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