University of Windsor - Faculty of Graduate Studies

Biological Sciences

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Program Information

School:University of Windsor - Faculty of Graduate Studies
Faculty:Faculty of Science
Degree:Doctorate
Field of Study:Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Description:We have structured our program to emphasize research and produce well-qualified professional life scientists. We offer opportunities for Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) research at every level of focus from molecular processes to the ecosystem, using microbial, plant, and animal systems. Individuals often share research projects on certain themes. Common interests range from the molecular and cellular processes during development, to molecular, systemic, population, and community-level interactions of organisms with their environment. The role of environmental contaminants in ecosystem processes also represents a focal interest.

The Ph.D. degree is normally completed in three to five years (a two-year minimum applies if students already hold a recognized Master of Science degree).
URL:Biological Sciences at University of Windsor - Faculty of Graduate Studies
Thesis Based:Yes
Length:5 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $6,743
Careers:Biologists

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*75 to 100
Test Scores:
  • 3 of Test of English as a Foreign Language (Computer Based) [min. 220] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 560] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 83]

To be considered for admission into the Biological Science Graduate Studies program the Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research, applicants must first make contact with a prospective supervisor.

Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Statement of Research Interests
A completed application form to the university, Biology Department’s Research Interest Form, 2 letters of recommendation and transcript are required.

* 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 August 05, 2012