Psychiatry, M.Sc. | University of Alberta | Edmonton, Canada
24 months
8874 CAD/year
4486 CAD/year
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The Department of Psychiatry at the University of Alberta offers outstanding opportunities for students wishing to pursue graduate studies at the Master's and Doctoral level.


Learning outcomes

Applicants are admitted from a wide range of backgrounds, including undergraduate degrees in relevant areas of biochemistry, neuroscience, psychology, or medicine. 

The Psychiatry at the University of Alberta graduate program does not provide clinical training but advanced research training in the basic and applied sciences relevant to aspects of psychiatry. The MSc/PhD program is offered part-time and full-time.

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Epidemiology
  • Forensic Psychiatry
  • Neurochemistry
  • Psychopharmacology
  • Psychotherapy

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A current curriculum vitae
  • All original transcripts
  • A statement/letter of intent
  • Three letters of reference
  • A letter from your proposed supervisor, detailing stipend amount and source
  • If applicable, a copy of test results from your TOEFL examination (or equivalent)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    8874 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8874 CAD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    4486 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4486 CAD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Edmonton

1201 - 1992 CAD /month
Living costs

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


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