Biological Sciences


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

  • Four-year Bachelor's degree in Biology (or equivalent)
  • CV/Resume
  • Statement of Intent
  • Supervisor Support
  • 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

  • 4 years

Program Fees (Full Time)

Application Requirements

  • Master's degree (or equivalent)
  • CV/Resume
  • Statement of Intent
  • Supervisor Support
  • Letters of Recommendation: 2

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Application Deadlines

Canadian / US Applicants
Term Start Date Deadline*
Fall September June 1
Winter January October 1
Summer May February 1

 

International Applicants
Term Start Date Deadline*
Fall September March 1
Winter January July 1
Summer May November 1

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Notes

The name of your preferred supervisor is required at time of application.

*Applicants should submit their online application with supporting documentation and application fee by the deadline date indicated.
 


Academic Calendar, Biological Sciences, M.Sc.

Academic Calendar, Biological Sciences, Ph.D.


Department Website


212B Bio-Sci Bldg, 50 Sifton Road
University of Manitoba
Winnipeg, MB R3T 2N2
+1 204.474.9245
biograd@umanitoba.ca