12 months
Duration
12927 CAD/year
5772 CAD/year
Unknown
Tuition fee
Unknown
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About

Biostatistics from Queen's University has been greatly benefited from Queen’s excellence in health research. The program is jointly offered by the Department of Public Health Sciences and Department of Mathematics and Statistics.

Overview

Biostatistics from Queen's University  will equip students with a sound knowledge in observational and experimental study designs, statistical theory, statistical models for health data analysis, and statistical computing. A four-month practicum will provide students opportunities to apply basic knowledge and develop consulting expertise within a health research group in an academic or industry setting. Graduates of this program will be capable of working as biostatistical data analysts in public and private sectors, such as government agencies, pharmaceutical companies in industry, and multidisciplinary health research teams in research centres, institutions, and hospitals.

Careers

High employment opportunities in Canada and internationally in pharmaceutical companies, private industry, contract research organizations, regional or national centers for health research, academic centers, public health and government agencies, medical research institutions, and universities.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Epidemiology
  • Advanced Methods of Biostatistics
  • Core Course In Math Statistics
  • Statistical Inference
  • Computational Data Analysis
  • Survival Analysis

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Transcripts
  • Application Fee
  • Language Requirements

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    12927 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12927 CAD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    5772 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5772 CAD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Kingston

1015 - 1615 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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