University of Manitoba - Faculty of Graduate Studies

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Biochemistry and Medical Genetics (PhD)

University of Manitoba - Faculty of Graduate Studies

Faculty:Rady Faculty of Health Sciences
Field of Study:Biochemistry
Genetics, Other
Length:4 Year(s)


Earn a Biochemistry and Medical Genetics (PhD) in this four-year immersive program with a wide-range of potential thesis projects related to the following areas of research: cancer, computational biology, epigenetics, genetic basis of development and disease and regenerative medicine. Dive into the thrilling world of biochemistry and medical genetics. From computational biology to molecular cytogenetics and beyond, your graduate studies begin here. The Department of Biochemistry and Medical Genetics strives to provide a stimulating educational experience that will motivate its students to become outstanding independent investigators, practitioners and teachers.


These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
  • A thesis-based master's degree (of at least two years in duration) or equivalent in biochemistry, genetics or a closely related field
  • A cumulative GPA of 3.5 over a 4.5 scale or equivalent and no grade less than C+ in courses taken during the master's 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 November 11, 2022