The department is home to biochemistry, molecular biological sciences, and medical genetics expertise, practiced in an intellectually enriching research and teaching environment in the MRCM and Faculty of Graduate Studies (FGS).
This master degree in Biochemistry and Medical Genetics is available at the University of Manitoba. Excellent and dedicated faculty members work closely with graduate students, genetic counselling trainees, post-doctoral fellows, residents in genetics, and clinical geneticists to advance our understanding of complex and diverse biological processes.
BMG also participates in an accredited Royal College Training Program in Medical Genetics as well as Canadian College of Medical Geneticists fellowship training. Our faculty are locally, nationally, and internationally recognized and have received numerous prestigious awards for their accomplishments in teaching and research. Moreover, our faculty members contribute significantly in providing health care services to individuals and families affected with genetic and metabolic disorders.
More informationVisit official programme website
- Special topics in human genetics
- Principles and practice of human genetics
- Genetic epidemiology of human populations
- Laboratory methods in human and medical genetics
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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- Deadline passed, International
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DisciplinesMolecular Sciences Biochemistry Genetics View 20 other Masters in Molecular Sciences in Canada
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Thesis-based Master's degree (of at least 2 years in duration), or equivalent, in biochemistry, genetics, or a closely related field
- Cumulative GPA of 3.5 (4.5 scale), or equivalent, in the courses taken during the Masters program
- Statement of Intent
- Supervisor Support
- Letters of Recommendation: 2
International11325 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 11325 CAD per year and a duration of 24 months.
National5147 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 5147 CAD per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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