St. Francis Xavier University - Graduate Studies


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Program Information

School:St. Francis Xavier University - Graduate Studies
Faculty:Faculty of Science
Field of Study:Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Description:Biology is an empirical science that advances our understanding of the living world through application of the scientific method in experimental and observational studies. The M.Sc. candidate must earn a total of 30 graduate credits or the equivalent of 5 full courses in graduate work. Original thesis research may count for up to 12 credits of these 30, with an additional 6 credits being reserved for completion of the thesis and seminar.
URL:Biology at St. Francis Xavier University - Graduate Studies
Thesis Based:Yes

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*70
Prerequisites:*These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
    Incoming Graduate Students should have a Bachelor's degree with superior achievement. Minimum standards are 70% average or better; equivalent to grade B or better, or 3.3 or better on the Merit Point system (out of 4).
    Application Notes : Two letters of recommendation
    Additional Admission Requirements:
    • Letter(s) of Reference
    • 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 October 19, 2022