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Computing - Biomedical Informatics

12 months
25525 CAD/year
9351 CAD/year
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Computing - Biomedical Informatics from Queen's University will be permitted to ladder coursework successfully completed within the Diploma program into the Professional Master’s program.


Computing - Biomedical Informatics from Queen's University teaches you about transforming and how health care is approached and delivered through big data is the goal of our two new professional programs: a graduate diploma and a master's in Biomedical Informatics.


  • Chief Information Officers (CIOs)
  • Chief Medical Information Officers (CMIOs)
  • Chief Medical Officers (CMOs)
  • Chief Nursing Information Officers (CNIOs)
  • Biomedical and clinical research, including the application of genomics and molecular biology
  • Clinical Informaticist
  • Consumer health and Public health
  • Imaging
  • Directors of Medical Informatics
  • Project managers & designers
  • Researchers
  • Programmers & analysts
  • Health information technology (HIT) educators, trainers, consultants
  • Medical / technical writers
  • Nursing informatics specialists
  • Account representatives

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Data Base Management Systems
  • Pattern Recognition
  • Data Mining
  • Bioinformatics
  • Cloud Computing
  • Principle of Drug Discovery and Development
  • Protein Structure and Function
  • Advanced Molecular Biology
  • Advances in Neuropharmacology
  • Mechanistic Toxicology
  • Cardiovascular Sciences

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


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Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

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  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Minimum of a BSc (Honours) degree in biology, life sciences, biochemistry, medical sciences, computer science, biostatistics, engineering, and related disciplines
  • The minimum acceptable average for admissions to these programs is B+ in the third and fourth years of the student’s undergraduate program (all courses considered). 
  • Students applying from outside of North America whose native language is not English are required to submit TOEFL scores. 
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Transcripts
  • Application Fee

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25525 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25525 CAD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9351 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9351 CAD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Kingston

1015 - 1615 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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