University of Alberta - Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry
2J200 Walter C Mackenzie Health Sciences Centre
Edmonton, AB
Canada T6G 2R7

Medical Genetics

Program Information
Faculty: Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry
Degree: Doctorate
Field of Study: Human/Medical Genetics
Description The Department of Medical Genetics offers the MSc in Medical Sciences (Medical Genetics) degree either as part of a postgraduate training program for post-MD applicants or as an independent degree program for those proceeding from a BSc. PhD degree is granted through the Medical Sciences program. Research may be carried out in a variety of medical genetics-related disciplines for which staff in the Department have active research programs. Inquiries should be directed to the Graduate Coordinator in the Department of Medical Genetics.
Website: Medical Genetics at University of Alberta - Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:
Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%): 83
Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 600] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 100] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 7] or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 70] or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery [min. 91]

Applicants may also take a PTE with a minimum score of 68 in order to prove their English proficiency.

Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  • Statement of Research Interests

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Last Updated: July 16, 2015