Biological Sciences, M.Sc. | Brock University | St. Catharines, Canada
24 months
Duration
15668 USD/year
5450 USD/year
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About

The department at Brock University offers research-based graduate programs leading to MSc and PhD degrees in Biological Sciences in the following fields: Cell and Molecular Biology; Ecology and Evolution; Neurobiology and Physiology; Plant Sciences, Oenology and Viticulture.

Overview

Our purpose is the advancement of scientific knowledge through discovery and teaching. We strive to provide a student-oriented undergraduate and graduate education based on the principles of excellence, innovation, and accessibility and to conduct world-class fundamental and applied research. The Biological Sciences is offered by Brock University .

We promote interdisciplinary programs, collaboration among the faculty, and collegiality in the sharing of resources. We are dedicated to maintaining responsive links with the broader community and contributing to its development.

Career outcomes

  • PhD in biomedical fields
  • Technologists in biotech companies
  • Technicians in bio/medical research institutions
  • Professional programs in biomedical fields
  • High school teachers or college instructors

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Topics in Photobiology
  • Evolutionary and Ecological Physiology
  • Advanced Topics in Bioinformatics
  • Mechanisms in Plant Biochemistry
  • Bioenergetics
  • Current Topics in Conservation Ecology and Biodiversity

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 specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • 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

To be considered for admission to a Master’s program, a student will normally hold a four year degree, or its equivalent, from an accredited university with a minimum 75% (mid-B) average over the last two years of full-time undergraduate study.

You will need to submit your transcripts as well as the following program-specific materials:
  • Three references are required.
  • A Statement of Research Interest: No more than two pages in length, in which applicants indicate their career aspirations/plans, specific research interests, and experience relevant to their interests. A potential thesis supervisor must have been contacted and he/ she must be identified in the statement of intent.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15668 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7834 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    5450 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2725 USD per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for St. Catharines

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

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Scholarships Information

Below you will find Master's scholarship opportunities for Biological Sciences.

Available Scholarships

You are eligible to apply for these scholarships but a selection process will still be applied by the provider.

Provided by university
Grant
2180 CAD
Deadline
Not specified
W. D. Hatch Memorial Postgraduate Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

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Brock University
Thorold, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
24070 CAD
Deadline
07 Aug 2024
Scotiabank Graduate Scholarship
Merit-based

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Brock University
Thorold, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
15320 CAD
Deadline
07 Aug 2024
Graduate Student Entrance Scholarship
Merit-based

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Brock University
Thorold, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
11865 CAD
Deadline
07 Aug 2024
Annual Fund Graduate Award
Merit-based

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Brock University
Thorold, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
10720 CAD
Deadline
07 Aug 2024
Dr. Jack Lightstone and Dr. Dorothy Markiewicz Entrance Scholarship
Merit-based

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Brock University
Thorold, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
9710 CAD
Deadline
07 Aug 2024
Ontario Paper Thorold Foundation Graduate Award
Merit-based

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Brock University
Thorold, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
9490 CAD
Deadline
07 Aug 2024
Doris White Memorial Graduate Scholarship
Merit-based

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Brock University
Thorold, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
8210 CAD
Deadline
07 Aug 2024
Amilcare Ramella Graduate Scholarship In Canadian-American Studies
Merit-based

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Brock University
Thorold, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
6215 CAD
Deadline
07 Aug 2024
Edgar and Irmgard Penner Scholarship
Merit-based

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Brock University
Thorold, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
5885 CAD
Deadline
Not specified
Bold New Brock Graduate Student OTSS Award
Merit-based Need-based

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Brock University
Thorold, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
5530 CAD
Deadline
07 Aug 2024
Brock University Graduate Students' Association Award
Merit-based

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Brock University
Thorold, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
5240 CAD
Deadline
07 Aug 2024
Robert G. Rawle Graduate Bursary
Need-based

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Brock University
Thorold, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
5025 CAD
Deadline
07 Aug 2024
Susan Sydor Graduate Scholarship
Merit-based

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Brock University
Thorold, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
4515 CAD
Deadline
07 Aug 2024
Gervan Fearon Graduate Scholarship
Merit-based

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Brock University
Thorold, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
4140 CAD
Deadline
07 Aug 2024
Brock 50th Anniversary Graduate Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

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Brock University
Thorold, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
4100 CAD
Deadline
07 Aug 2024
John Suk Graduate Scholarship
Merit-based

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Brock University
Thorold, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
4095 CAD
Deadline
07 Aug 2024
Rudi Kroeker Graduate Scholarship
Merit-based

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Brock University
Thorold, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
4095 CAD
Deadline
07 Aug 2024
Joe Robertson Graduate Scholarship
Merit-based

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Brock University
Thorold, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
4095 CAD
Deadline
07 Aug 2024
Jack Lightstone Graduate Scholarship
Merit-based

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Brock University
Thorold, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
3740 CAD
Deadline
07 Aug 2024
Tecumseh Centre Graduate Bursaries
Merit-based Need-based

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Brock University
Thorold, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
3385 CAD
Deadline
07 Aug 2024
Skrubbeltrang Miatello Family Bursary
Need-based

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Brock University
Thorold, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
3230 CAD
Deadline
07 Aug 2024
Barb Daly Excellence and Student Leadership Award
Merit-based

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Brock University
Thorold, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
2300 CAD
Deadline
07 Aug 2024
Donald Ziraldo and Laura McCain CCOVI Director's Award
Merit-based

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Brock University
Thorold, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
2075 CAD
Deadline
07 Aug 2024
Provost's Brock University International Bursary
Merit-based Need-based

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Brock University
Thorold, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
1880 CAD
Deadline
07 Aug 2024
Leading the Way Graduate Student Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

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Brock University
Thorold, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
1499.54 CAD
Deadline
07 Aug 2024
Jack M Miller Exellence In Research
Merit-based

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Brock University
Thorold, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
1375 CAD
Deadline
07 Aug 2024
Catherine and Gary Comerford Graduate Scholarship
Merit-based

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Brock University
Thorold, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
1000 CAD
Deadline
07 Aug 2024
Abel and Muriel Nightingale Graduate Teacher Education Scholarship
Merit-based

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Brock University
Thorold, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
940 CAD
Deadline
07 Aug 2024
Vice President of Research Award
Merit-based

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Brock University
Thorold, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
595 CAD
Deadline
07 Aug 2024
Ralph D. Morris Graduate Student Award
Merit-based

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Brock University
Thorold, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
445 CAD
Deadline
07 Aug 2024
Dr. Liette Vasseur Graduate Scholarship
Merit-based

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Brock University
Thorold, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
07 Aug 2024
Vern and Donna Sutherland Memorial Bursary (UG/G)
Need-based

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Brock University
Thorold, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
07 Aug 2024
Cuvée Graduate Scholarship
Merit-based

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Brock University
Thorold, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
9525 CAD
Deadline
07 Aug 2024
Bluma Appel Graduate Entrance Scholarship for Excellence in Mathematics and Science
Need-based

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Brock University
Thorold, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
07 Aug 2024
Vincent FitzGibbon – Brain Injury Community Re-entry (Niagara) Inc. Bursary (UG/G)
Merit-based Need-based

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Brock University
Thorold, Canada
Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
Not specified
DFL Scholarship Program
Need-based

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Daughters for Life Foundation
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
2000 USD
Deadline
01 Oct 2024
Future Innovator Scholarship
Merit-based

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StudySoup
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
15000 USD
Deadline
15 Jun 2024
Eon Essay Contest
Merit-based

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Eon Essay Contest
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1000000 INR
Deadline
Anytime
Education Future International Scholarship
Merit-based

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Education Future
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
25000 USD
Deadline
10 Oct 2024
Traditional Fulbright Canada Student Awards
Merit-based Need-based

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U.S. government
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
3500 USD
Deadline
15 Nov 2024
ACES Scholarships
Merit-based Need-based

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ACES Education Fund
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1500 USD
Deadline
01 May 2024
Wear & I Fashion Pioneer Scholarship
Merit-based

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WEAR & I
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
30 Nov 2024
ServiceScape Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

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ServiceScape
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
30 Nov 2024
The Smooth Movers Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

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The Smooth Movers
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
Not specified
Canadian Francophonie Scholarship Program (CFSP)
Merit-based Need-based

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Government Of Canada
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
14 Oct 2024
Fulbright U.S. Student Program
Merit-based Need-based

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U.S. government
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
12500 USD
Deadline
15 Dec 2024
P.E.O. International Peace Scholarship (IPS)
Merit-based Need-based

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The International Peace Scholarship Fund
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
15 May 2024
Nora's Nursery Scholarship Program
Merit-based Need-based

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Nora's Nursery
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
500 CAD
Deadline
Anytime
Niara Scholarships
Merit-based

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Niara
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
500 USD
Deadline
31 Aug 2024
Arctic Physical Therapy Scholarship
Merit-based

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Arctic Chiropractic Fairbanks
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
12000 USD
Deadline
24 May 2024
Mpower & Edward Consulting Scholarship
Merit-based

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Edward Consulting
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
31 Dec 2024
Grants of the Leopold Figl Foundation for students with residence in Lower Austria
Need-based

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Leopold Figl Foundation
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1600 USD
Deadline
30 Apr 2024
Mozida African Master Scholarship
Merit-based

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Mozida Foundation
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
24 May 2024
Queen Elizabeth Commonwealth Scholarships
Merit-based Need-based

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ACU (The Association of Commonweath Universities)
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
3000 USD
Deadline
30 Jun 2024
Moving Mates Scholarship
Need-based

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Moving Mates
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
Not specified
Erasmus+ - Grants for study mobility
Merit-based

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OeAD, Austria's Agency for Education and Internationalisation
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
25000 USD
Deadline
14 Jun 2024
Atlas Shrugged Essay Contest
Merit-based Need-based

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Ayn Rand Institute
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
5000 CAD
Deadline
31 Dec 2024
Pinsky Law New Venture Development Scholarship
Merit-based

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Pinsky Law
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
90000 AUD
Deadline
Not specified
World Universities Ramsay Postgraduate Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

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The Ramsay Centre
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
3000 USD
Deadline
31 Dec 2025
Scholarship for students with disabilities
Need-based

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Anonymous Hope Fund
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
12000 USD
Deadline
30 Nov 2024
Tobacco Harm Reduction Scholarship Programme
Merit-based Need-based

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The Tobacco Harm Reduction Scholarship Programme
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
10000 USD
Deadline
20 Aug 2024
Global Innovation Challenge
Merit-based Need-based

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Social Shifters
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
8000 EUR
Deadline
Not specified
Erasmus Mundus Joint Masters scholarships
Merit-based Need-based

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European Commission
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
3500 USD
Deadline
15 Nov 2024
The Bill Walsh Scholarship
Merit-based

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ACES: The Society for Editing
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
3000 USD
Deadline
Not specified
Anonymous Hope Fund
Merit-based Need-based

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Anonymous Hope Fund
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
3000 USD
Deadline
Not specified
AAPG Foundation Grants-in-Aid
Merit-based Need-based

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American Association of Petroleum Geologists Foundation
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
2000 USD
Deadline
31 Jul 2024
The MyUS Community Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

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MyUS
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
2000 USD
Deadline
20 Aug 2024
Dermadry Hyperhidrosis Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

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Dermadry
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1500 USD
Deadline
15 May 2024
iVisa Annual Scholarship
Merit-based

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iVisa
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
10 Dec 2024
PlagiarismSearch 2024 Essay Contest
Merit-based

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PlagiarismSearch
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
30 Apr 2024
Exploring Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Adoption in Various Industries Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

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Casinos Blockchain
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
31 Oct 2024
$1,500 Annual Video Contest Scholarship
Merit-based

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IvyPanda
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
31 Dec 2024
$1,000 All Star Verified Scholarship
Merit-based

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Verified Scholarships
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
31 Aug 2024
Florida Rentals Annual Dream Vacation Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

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Florida Rentals
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
30 Jun 2024
$1,500 Annual Essay Writing Contest Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

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IvyPanda
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
965 USD
Deadline
Anytime
Dr. Martin Blank – SYB Scholarship
Merit-based

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Shield Your Body
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
500 USD
Deadline
31 Oct 2024
CryptoRunner Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

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CryptoRunner
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
500 USD
Deadline
30 Apr 2024
Biotin Xtreme Hair Care Annual Scholarship 2023: Empowering The Future Of Hair Care
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Biotin Xtreme Hair Care
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