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Biology

Saint Francis Xavier University

M.Sc.
24 months
Duration
8570 CAD/year
8570 CAD/year
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About

Biology is the science of living organisms and their interactions with the world around us. Several biology courses also deal with the the influence that humans have on the global environment.

Overview

The Department of Biology offers courses that emphasize the structure and function of organisms, from molecules to ecosystems. Undergraduate and Graduate programs are available in Microbiology, Animal and Plant Physiology, Cell and Molecular Biology, Marine and Freshwater Ecology, Evolution, and Environmental Sciences. We also have a Co-op program for students who wish work experience intermixed with studying.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Biomechanics
  • Advanced Topics in Membrane Biology
  • Topics in Vertebrate Physiology
  • Topics in Microbiology
  • Topics in Molecular Biology
  • Bioinformatics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
92
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • M.Sc. applications can be submitted at any time of the year (i.e., there is no application deadline).
  • Applicants to our M.Sc. Program should have a B.Sc. degree with a grade point average of 70 % or better, equivalent to grade B (or better) or 3.3 (or better) on the Merit Point system (out of 4).
  • Undergraduate transcripts and two letters of recommendation are required.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    8570 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8570 CAD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    8570 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8570 CAD per year and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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