Cognitive and Behavioural Ecology, M.Sc. | Memorial University of Newfoundland | St. John's, Canada
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Cognitive and Behavioural Ecology

24 months
Duration
4833 CAD/year
3717 CAD/year
Unknown
Tuition fee
Unknown
Apply date
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Start date

About

At the Memorial University of Newfoundland, the Cognitive and Behavioural Ecology Program (CABE) is an interdisciplinary graduate program focused on animal behaviour and behavioural ecology.

Overview

Key facts

It is designed to train students in research that integrates cognitive and behavioural studies at the ecological level. Molecular, developmental, and evolutionary aspects of cognition and behaviour are also studied. 

Supervisors include faculty from the Departments of Biology, Ocean Sciences, and Psychology, the Faculty of Medicine, and the Environmental Science Program at Grenfell Campus, as well as adjunct faculty from the Canadian Wildlife Service, Department of Fisheries and Oceans, the Newfoundland and Labrador Forestry and Wildlife Divisions, and Parks Canada.

The MSc program in Cognitive and Behavioural Ecology involves courses and a thesis and can be completed in two years of full-time study. This master is available at the Memorial University of Newfoundland. 

Research and Teaching

  • The Faculty of Science is focused on exceptional teaching and research to deliver high quality academic programs and make significant contributions to the world in which we live. 
  • We are also committed to providing students with opportunities for hands-on learning by way of innovative research projects - in the classroom, in the lab and in the field. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Cognitive and Behavioural Ecology
  • Behavioural Ecology & Sociobiology
  • Environmental Science
  • Environmental Science and Technology
  • Earth & Ocean Systems
  • Theoretical Physics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online application
  • Official transcript(s) (must be submitted by post mail or courier)
  • Two (2) letters of appraisal 
  • Non-refundable application fee
  • Proof of English proficiency
  • Additional requirements (may be required).
  • Prerequisites may be necessary for your program of interest

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    4833 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9666 CAD for the full programme during 24 months.
  • National

    3717 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7434 CAD for the full programme during 24 months.
  • Newfoundland and Labrador Students: $5,718 per full programme

Living costs for St. John's

1159 - 1707 CAD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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