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

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

Epidemiology: Biostatistics

Program Information
Faculty: Graduate Studies
Degree: Master
Field of Study: Epidemiology
Description The MSc in Epidemiology graduate program of the Department of Epidemiology and Community Medecine at the University of Ottawa participates in the collaborative program in Biostatistics. This is an interdisciplinary area of research linking statistics, biology, medicine, and health sciences. This growing area demands knowledge of the theory behind statistical procedures, an ability to put that theory into practice, and an understanding of the area of application. The applications range from clinical trials to population epidemiology and the development of new procedures. The specialization is intended to prepare a graduate for a career as a biostatistician in a health-related industry, or for a career in research.
Website: Epidemiology: Biostatistics at University of Ottawa/Université d'Ottawa - Faculty of Medicine
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
  • Statement of Research Interests

* 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