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Biochemistry

McGill University

36 months
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19082 CAD/year
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About

Biochemistry is the science that explains life at a molecular level and finds solutions to complex health disorders. The Ph.D. in Biochemistry trains students in laboratory-based research at the highest level.

Overview

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 programme

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.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Thesis
  • Seminars in Biochemistry
  • Research Seminar
  • Thesis Proposal
  • Research Seminar
  • Advanced Strategies in Genetics and Genomics
  • Genomics and Gene Expression

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

39 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
3.2 (recommended)
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online application and application fee
  • Transcripts
  • Letters of recommendation 
  • Personal statement
  • Writing sample/portfolio
  • A research supervisor
  • Study permits/student visas

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19082 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9541 CAD per semester during 36 months.
  • National

    4782 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2391 CAD per semester during 36 months.

Funding

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.

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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