24 months
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15332 CAD/year
5388 CAD/year
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About

Biology from Lakehead University maintains modern laboratories and animal care facilities, unique field sites, and access to a wide spectrum of analytical services. 

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Overview

At Biology from Lakehead University research themes include testing theories of global significance to applications in environmental biology, wildlife management, and human health.

Key facts:

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. 

Programme Structure

  • 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.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80
Duolingo English Test admission requirements Duolingo English Test
110
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Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
B

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80
Duolingo English Test admission requirements Duolingo English Test
110
Take A Free Practice Test!

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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Remember, countries and universities may have specific insurance requirements. To learn more about how student insurance work at Lakehead University and/or in Canada, please visit Student Insurance Portal.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 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.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15332 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7666 CAD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    5388 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2694 CAD per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Thunder Bay

1149 - 1720 CAD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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