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Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

University of British Columbia

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
Duration
5736 CAD/year
3264 CAD/year
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About

The Masters program in Pathology and Laboratory Medicine from University of British Columbia is a research based program with 12 credits of course work, a thesis and defence.

Overview

During the Masters program in Pathology and Laboratory Medicine from University of British Columbia students will research into the disease process employs all of the methodologies utilized by non medical biosciences including structural and functional biochemistry, molecular biology, bioinformatics, cell biology, immunology and microbiology.

Many of our faculty members are global influencers in their respective and varied fields. You will work with both basic and clinical scientists who share a passion for discovery of the molecular mechanisms of disease.

We offer the flexibility to build upon many different and varied scientific backgrounds and disciplines. Often our students come into the program without formal Pathology training.

Learning outcomes:

Literature analysis; written and oral skills through seminars, conferences, publications; time and project management; forming and testing a hypothesis, research skills, data integration, prediction, interpretation; mastering techniques and technology.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Foundations of human histopathology 
  • Current topics in pathology research 
  • Graduate studies seminar (gss)
  • Experimental design and considerations for data collection, presentation, analysis and interpretation
  • Pulmonary pathophysiology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
100
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A formal online application that you can access here. You will need a credit card to pay for the application fee.
  • TWO sets of official sealed and stamped transcripts from EVERY post secondary institution you have attended, translated into English (if applicable).  Upon confirmation of admission you will be prompted by the Faculty of Graduate Studies to mail/courier two (2) sets directly to the Faculty of Graduate Studies for verification of credentials.
  • Three reference letters from three different academic referees. We only accept official letters in sealed and initialed envelopes, either through postal mail; or by upload by the referee along with the online reference form available through the online application tool. Your application will be strengthened by references from senior academic faculty members who can attest to your research experience and potential.
  • An email from your identified Supervisor agreeing to take you on as a student.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    5736 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2868 CAD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    3264 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1632 CAD per semester and a duration of 24 months.

Per instalment. Students in the Graduate Program are assessed yearly fees in three installments.

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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