24 months
12927 CAD/year
5772 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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Epidemiology from Queen's University aims to provide a common methodological foundation from which to conduct research in human populations across diverse health - related areas. The scope of the field of epidemiology is broad; it includes a range of content areas and methodologies.


At Epidemiology from Queen's University depending upon their focus, students learn about various research designs, biostatistics, program evaluation, health economics, as well as how to design surveys or use administrative data.

Students at Epidemiology from Queen's University will gain knowledge in areas of:

  • cancer, injury, obesity, disability, and mental health epidemiology
  • public health, primary care, cancer care and critical care. 

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Public Health

  • Applied Research Methods for Program Planning and Evaluation
  • Health Economics
  • Controlled Clinical Trials
  • Cancer Control
  • Clinical Epidemiology
  • Advanced Methods in Biostatistics 
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Global Health
  • Chronic Disease Epidemiology 
  • Mental Health/ Critical Inquiry 
  • Issues in Military and Veteran Health Research
  • Environmental Public Health
  • Health Services Research
  • Public Health System In Canada ​

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
149 (quantitative)

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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

  • Transcripts
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • The GRE is a mandatory requirement for applicants with degrees from non-Canadian universities, and a minimum score of 149 is required on the quantitative section.
  •  International students from a non-English speaking university and students with English as a second language will need to complete a TOEFL assessment.
  • MSc applicants will have a four-year undergraduate degree, with an overall minimum average of 75%. 
  • Application Fee

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    12927 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12927 CAD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    5772 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5772 CAD per year during 24 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.


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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