Whether you are looking for a career as laboratory scientist, clinical biochemist, forensic scientist, geneticist, precision medicine consultant, medical liaison manager, or if you simply want to become a top notch researcher recognized worldwide, Biochemistry provides the solid core program and opportunities you were looking for.
The Ph.D. program is streamlined to emphasize independent research, and the many areas of biochemistry studied in our Department offer a wide choice of specialties. Students gain in-depth expertise in biochemistry and the biomedical sciences, with the opportunity to carry out research projects at a world-class level and build collaborations with other leading research groups.Graduates of the Ph.D. program are outstandingly prepared for leadership careers in the basic health sciences in industry, the public sector, or academia.
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- Seminars in Biochemistry
- Research Seminar
- Thesis Proposal
- Research Seminar
- Advanced Strategies in Genetics and Genomics
- Genomics and Gene Expression
- 36 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , National
- Apply before , International
DisciplinesChemistry Biology Biochemistry View 35 other PhDs in Biology in Canada
- Online application and application fee
- Letters of recommendation
- Personal statement
- Writing sample/portfolio
- A research supervisor
- Study permits/student visas
International19082 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9541 CAD per semester during 36 months.
National4782 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 2391 CAD per semester during 36 months.
McGill University is committed to provide financial support for graduate education. Through Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies (GPS) and other academic units, McGill is working to increase the number of student fellowships and scholarships, exploring new avenues for student support, and making it easier to disburse existing funds. Our competitive funding support offers, coupled with Montreal’s low cost of living, makes graduate studies at McGill a wise educational investment.
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