M.Sc. On Campus

Public Health Sciences

University of Toronto

12 months
27520 CAD/year
6210 CAD/year
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The Public Health Sciences program at University of Toronto offers graduate degree programs both full-time and part-time.


About this Degree

Applicants are strongly advised to have some background in statistics and quantitative methods.

The Master of Science (MSc) degree program is for students interested in research and academic careers in Biostatistics.

Students in the MPH and MSc programs have the option of completing an emphasis in Global Public Health.

The Public Health Sciences MSc degree at University of Toronto is designed for students interested in research and academic careers involving the development and application of statistical methodology to further our understanding of data arising in the health sciences. The program is offered in the field of Biostatistics, both full-time and part-time.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • ​​​Mathematical Statistics
  • A thesis written under the supervision of a thesis committee. An oral defence of the thesis is required

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


5 alternative credits

4.0-5.0 FCEs


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants are admitted under the General Regulations of the School of Graduate Studies. Applicants must also satisfy the Dalla Lana School's additional admission requirements stated below.

  • Appropriate bachelor's degree from a recognized university with a minimum mid-B average in the final year.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    27520 CAD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 27520 CAD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    6210 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6210 CAD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Toronto

1502 - 2563 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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