Brock University - Faculty of Graduate Studies

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Applied Health Sciences

Brock University - Faculty of Graduate Studies

Faculty:Faculty of Applied Health Sciences
Field of Study:Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
Thesis Based:Yes
Length:4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $8,176


The PhD program is centered in the development of knowledge through the systematic evaluation of evidence related to the health and well-being of individuals and groups. The overall goals of the program are to develop well-trained individuals who think creatively, are able to evaluate critically both their own work and that of others, and are capable of conducting research and scholarship at the forefront of their chosen field. The PhD candidate strives to demonstrate the ability to conduct research independently, and to develop a program of research that is both original and capable of making a significant contribution to the candidate's field.


Behavioural and population health

Health biosciences

Social and cultural health studies


Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*77
Test Scores:
  • Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 213] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 550] or CanTEST [min. 80] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5]
Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Statement of Research Interests
To be eligible for admission, applicants must have completed a thesis oriented Master's degree or equivalent with at least a B+ standing from a recognized university in a discipline appropriate to the intended field of doctoral study.

* 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 September 12, 2022