Concordia University - School of Graduate Studies

School of Graduate Studies
1455 De Maisonneuve Blvd. W.
Montréal, QC
Canada H3G 1M8

Tel. (514) 848-2424 x 7325

Biology (MSc)

Program Information
Faculty: Faculty of Arts and Science
Degree: Master
Field of Study: Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Description The Master of Science program in biology is research-intensive with an emphasis on creativity and innovation. Guided by a research supervisor and committee members, students develop expertise and master modern research methodology while expanding their knowledge and analytical and critical thinking skills. Students also develop an in-depth understanding of current scientific literature and enhance communication skills. This degree gives students the training, knowledge, and techniques to become effective scientists. The main fields of research include cell biology, biochemistry, conservation biology, ecology, animal behaviour, evolutionary biology, genomics, microbiology, molecular biology, plant biology and population genetics.
Website: Biology (MSc) at Concordia University - School of Graduate Studies
Length: 2 Year(s)
Cost per year:
Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%): 75
Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Statement of Research Interests
Applications must include transcripts, reference letters, statement of purpose and research area. The statement of purpose should clearly articulate your interests in graduate studies and why you feel those interests will be best pursued in the Biology Department.

* 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 24, 2018