Ph.D. On Campus


University of Montreal

48 months
14696 CAD/year
7402 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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This Biochemistry doctorate program at University of Montreal provides in-depth training in biomedical and basic research with a seminar course and as much time as possible dedicated to laboratory work.


Learning outcomes

The Biochemistry program at University of Montreal gives students a background in biochemistry and molecular biology research. Students will carry out a laboratory research project under the supervision of an experienced professor or researcher. Once they finish their projects, which generally take between two and five years, graduates can directly enter the job market or continue their training with a postdoctoral fellowship that may eventually lead to a research position.

Programme Structure

  • Advanced Scientific Communication
  • PhD Comprehensive Examination
  • Thesis.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines




90 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Access to course notes in both French and English.
  • Choice of giving oral seminar presentations in either French or English.
  • Choice of writing exams in French or English.
  • Choice of taking the comprehensive exam in either French or English.
  • Choice of writing your doctoral thesis or dissertation in French or English.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14696 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7348 CAD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    7402 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3701 CAD per semester during 48 months.

Tuition per session.

Living costs for Montréal

1074 - 1759 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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