Carleton University - Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research

Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research
512 Tory Building, 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, ON
Canada K1S 5B6


Program Information
Faculty: Department of Biology
Degree: Doctorate
Field of Study: Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Description At Carleton University, if you’d like to pursue graduate studies in biology at the doctoral level, you can do so in a collaborative program offered by the Ottawa-Carleton Institute of Biology. This Institute combines the resources of the Departments of Biology of Carleton University and the University of Ottawa and has a joint committee that supervises the programs and regulations.
Website: Biology at Carleton University - Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:
Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%): 77
Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 580] or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 70] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 86] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5]

You must be accepted by a faculty member who will supervise your research project, and the choice of supervisor will determine your primary campus location. Your advisory committee will normally include faculty members from both universities.

Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  • Statement of Research Interests
In addition, you must also supply: Application Form, Preference Form, Two(2) Letters of Recommendation, Official Transcripts, TOEFL (if applicable), Statement of Interest, Curriculum Vitae

* 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 18, 2015