Ph.D. On Campus


University of Montreal

48 months
14696 CAD/year
7402 CAD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
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The general goal of the  Pharmacology program at University of Montreal is to train independent researchers who have excellent knowledge of the discipline and its various related fields.


Learning outcomes

Graduates from this Pharmacology program at University of Montreal should be able to pursue a research career in academia, industry or government. The research training in this program aims to help students develop in-depth knowledge of pharmacology and related sciences; learn to develop an original research hypothesis and describe the method used to experimentally validate the hypothesis; conduct an original research project; present their research findings at scientific symposia; and publish their findings in high-impact journals.

Programme Structure

  • PhD Comprehensive Examination
  • Thesis Seminar
  • 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

  • Have an MSc (Pharmacology) in the chosen option, if applicable, or have equivalent education.
  • Have obtained a grade-point average at the graduate level of at least 3.3 out of 4.3 or the equivalent.
  • Demonstrate good knowledge of French.
  • Have satisfactory knowledge of English and show proof of proficiency before being accepted into the second year of the program.
  • Demonstrate sufficient knowledge of any other language deemed necessary for their research.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • 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 module.

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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