McGill University - Faculty of Medicine

Faculty of Medicine
6th Floor, McIntyre Medical Sciences Building, 3655 Promenade Sir William Osler
Montréal, QC
Canada H3G 1Y6


Program Information
Faculty: Faculty of Medicine
Degree: Doctorate
Field of Study: Psychiatry
Description Applicants may contact the department for information. The application process is similar to that for the M Sc program, with the addition of the three items below as well as all of the documents noted in the application for the M Sc program. Courses with numbers in the 600 and 700 range may be selected from many departments on campus (see ) in consultation with the thesis project supervisor. Ad hoc PhD students should not register for the Thesis Credit courses PSYT-691, 692 and 693. There is no specific number of courses required; the selection is based on the student's previous education and the requirements of the project. The compulsory items aside from the thesis are the Comprehensive Exam, below, and the annual Progress Reports described in "Aims, Administration," etc. above ( .
Website: Psychiatry at McGill University - Faculty of Medicine
Thesis Based? Yes
Length: 2 Year(s)
Cost per year:
Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%): 75
Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Computer Based) [min. 213] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 86] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 550] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5]
Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • 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: January 31, 2018