University of Ottawa/Université d'Ottawa - Faculty of Medicine

Faculty of Medicine
451 Smyth Road
Ottawa, ON
Canada K1H 8M5

Biochemistry: Human and Molecular Genetics

Program Information
Faculty: Graduate Studies
Degree: Master
Field of Study: BiochemistryGenetics, GeneralMolecular Genetics
Description The Faculty of Medicine offers a collaborative program in Human and Molecular Genetics at the master's level. The primary graduate program in Biochemistry (BCH) collaborates in offering the specialization. The degree awarded specifies the primary program and indicates "specialization in Human and Molecular Genetics." Members of the program include scientists with interest and expertise in the following areas: developmental genetics, neuromuscular disease, microbial genetics, host resistance, cancer biology, aging, development of novel molecular therapeutics, gene therapy, growth and development, auto-immune diseases, molecular biology of viruses, bacteria and parasites, genetic epidemiology, retinal development and disease, animal models of human disease, molecular aspects of signal transduction.
Website: Biochemistry: Human and Molecular Genetics at University of Ottawa/Université d'Ottawa - Faculty of Medicine
Areas of Research: Members of the Department are involved in three main research fields: general biochemistry, molecular biology, and, nutrition and metabolism. Further information is posted on the departmental website.
Thesis Based? Yes
Length: 2 Year(s)
Cost per year:
Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%): 75 to 75
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]
Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.
* 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: August 22, 2018