University of Alberta - Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

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


Program Information
Faculty: Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry
Degree: Doctorate
Field of Study: Ophthalmology
Description The Department of Ophthalmology offers the MSc and PhD in Medical Sciences (Ophthalmology) degrees either as part of a postgraduate training program for post-MD applicants or as an independent degree program for those proceeding from a BSc. Research may be carried out in a variety of ophthalmology-related disciplines for which staff in the Department have active research programs. Major research initiatives are in the areas of retinal imaging, retinal physiology, clinical outcome studies, molecular biology of the eye and ocular genetics. Once received, applications will be considered by the individual research programs. Although applications will be considered at any time, due to the limited number of positions available, applicants are encouraged to apply at least six months in advance of the September admissions date.
Website: Ophthalmology at University of Alberta - Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry
Cost per year:
Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%): 83
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 17, 2015