McGill University - Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies

Animal Science

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Program Information

School:McGill University - Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
Faculty:Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
Degree:Doctorate
Field of Study:Animal Sciences, General
Description:Since the Ph.D. is primarily a research degree, the amount of coursework required will normally be considerably less than is the case for the M.Sc. It depends on the background of the individual student and must be approved by the student's Advisory Committee. At a minimum, it includes two seminar courses at the graduate level and the Ph.D. Comprehensive Examination as an admission to candidacy for the Ph.D. As with the M.Sc. (Thesis), admission is based on an excellent track record. Suitable candidates are encouraged to contact potential supervisors within their chosen area of interest. Applicants should, however, be aware that no professor is in a position to accept students without formal approval of the application by the Graduate Admissions Committee.

URL:Animal Science at McGill University - Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
Areas of Research:Bioinformatics
Thesis Based:Yes
Length:4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
Provincial: $4,151
National: $4,151

Cost per year represents typical annual fees based on credits taken during Fall and Winter terms.

Admission Requirements

Additional Admission Requirements:
    Candidates are normally required to have an M.Sc. degree in an area related to the chosen field of specialization for the Ph.D. program.

    * 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 21, 2017