The Department's faculty and adjuncts offer exciting graduate research opportunities in all areas of Biology including studies in association with the following:
- Department of Anthropology,
- Lakehead's Biorefining Research Institute,
- the Northern Ontario School of Medicine,
- the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre,
- the Thunder Bay Regional Research Institute,
- and the Centre for Northern Forest Ecosystem Research.
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- Our Department of Biology offers a graduate program in the biological sciences, under the Faculty of Science and Environmental Studies. Students who successfully complete the program will achieve a Master of Science (M.Sc.) degree.
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- 24 months
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DisciplinesBiology Molecular Sciences Ecology View 23 other Masters in Ecology in Canada
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- Our minimum admission requirement for international applicants is 75% or 3.0 on a 4 point Canadian scale, with an accredited university degree equivalent to a Lakehead University 4 year degree.
- We advise all international students to apply early, as admission into our programs is competitive. Should you wish to apply to a thesis program, we strongly advise you to contact a potential supervisor and have your proof of English language proficiency complete.
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International15332 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 7666 CAD per semester during 24 months.
National5388 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 2694 CAD per semester during 24 months.
Living costs for Thunder Bay
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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