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M.Sc. On Campus

Biology

University of Waterloo

18 months
Duration
14508 CAD/year
4508 CAD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

Do you have a keen interest in research? Do you enjoy teaching?Why not consider graduate studies in Biology at University of Waterloo?

Overview

We offer a master degree in Biology at University of Waterloo, 

Key Features 

  • We offer research based MSc and PhD programs as well as degrees in the Collaborative Water Program. 
  • Potential research areas are in the links below for the Department of Biology.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Bioinformatics, Systematics and Evolution
  • Ecology and Environmental Biology
  • Microbiology
  • Molecular Genetics
  • Physiology, Cell and Developmental Biology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

45 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A 75% overall standing in the last two years, or equivalent, in an Honours Bachelor of Science degree or equivalent.
  • Students holding degrees from institutions outside Canada may be required to submit Graduate Record Examination scores (GRE, Analytical and Quantitative) with their application.
  • Before applying to the program, students are strongly advised to establish contact with potential supervisors. It is a good strategy to identify whether the potential supervisors that students would like to undertake research with have available positions and funding.
  • Three references, at least two academic
  • Proof of English language proficiency, if applicable. TOEFL 90 (writing 25, speaking 25), IELTS 7.0 (writing 6.5, speaking 6.5)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14508 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7254 CAD per semester during 18 months.
  • National

    4508 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2254 CAD per semester during 18 months.

Living costs for Waterloo

810 - 1447 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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