McGill University - Faculty of Medicine

Neuroscience (M.Sc.)

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Program Information

School:McGill University - Faculty of Medicine
Faculty:Faculty of Medicine
Field of Study:Neuroscience
Description:Our program offers opportunities to a wide diversity of individual interests and backgrounds, and prepares our students for scientific careers in the neurosciences and related fields. Programs leading to an M.Sc. degree require the completion of 45 credits of academic and research training.
URL:Neuroscience (M.Sc.) at McGill University - Faculty of Medicine
Thesis Based:Yes
Length:2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
Provincial: $4,151
National: $9,163
International: $12,600

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*75 to 79

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

    Applicants must hold an undergraduate degree, or its equivalent, from a recognized institution and must display an adequate background in basic sciences. Applicants are expected to have attained a high scholastic standing equal to, or greater than, the minimum Cumulative Grade Point Average of 3.3 (out of 4.0 at McGill University). In examining a candidate's transcripts, the admissions committee looks for: * a general background in the biological sciences, notably molecular and cellular biology, and mammalian physiology; * advanced level coursework related to the applicant's field of interest; * adequate laboratory experience.

    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
    • 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.

    Modified on January 31, 2018