Animal Science


M.Sc.Ph.D.


Application Fee: $100 CDN (non-refundable)

All applicants must meet the minimum admission requirements of the Faculty of Graduate Studies.

An acceptable English Language Proficiency test score is required, if applicable.

For initial assessment purposes only, copies of unofficial transcripts (uploaded to your application) are acceptable and preferred. Transcripts are required from each institution for the entire academic history, whether or not degree has been awarded, including institutions attended on an exchange. If the English copy is a translation, please include the original language as well.

Degree Certificates – All international transcripts must be accompanied by degree certificates that indicate that the degree has been awarded.


Master of Science

The M.Sc. thesis-based program consists of a combination of coursework and a research component.

Expected Duration

  • 2 years

Program Fees (Full Time)

Application Requirements

  • Bachelor of Science in Agriculture degree with a major in Animal Science. Students with other degrees (B.Sc. Honours or General in Science) may be accepted. In the latter instance, students may be required to complete a Pre-Masters program or to register for courses additional to those normally required in the Masters program.
  • CV/Resume
  • Statement of Intent
  • Letters of Recommendation: 2

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Doctor of Philosophy

The Ph.D. option consists of coursework and a substantial research component.

Expected Duration

  • 3 years (if continuing from an M.Sc. program)

Program Fees (Full Time)

Application Requirements

  • A candidate must normally complete an M.Sc. degree before entering the Ph.D. program, however exceptional applicants with an honours Bachelors degree or equivalent may be permitted to enter Ph.D. study.
  • CV/Resume
  • Statement of Intent
  • Letters of Recommendation: 2

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Application Deadlines

Canadian / US Applicants
Term Start Date Deadline*  
Winter 2018 January September 1, 2017 Apply
Summer 2018 May January 1, 2018 Apply
Fall 2018 September May 1, 2018 Apply

 

International Applicants
Term Start Date Deadline*  
Summer 2018 May October 1, 2017 Apply
Fall 2018 September February 1, 2018 Apply

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Notes

*Students should complete and submit their online application with supporting documentation (if applicable) by the date indicated.
 


Course Listings


Department Website


201 – 12 Dafoe Road
University of Manitoba
Winnipeg, MB R3T 2N2 Canada
f:  204.474.7628
e: animal_science@umanitoba.ca