Program Information

School: McGill University
Faculty: Faculty of Science
Degree: Bachelor
Field of Study: Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Computer Science
Description: This program will train students in the fundamentals of biology – with a focus on molecular biology – and will give them computational and mathematical skills needed to manage, analyze, and model large biological datasets. Two integrative features of the program are a three-credit joint independent studies course, and a one-credit seminar.
URL: Computer Science and Biology at McGill University
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $42,173
Careers: Software Engineer,Biologists,Computer Programmers See More…

Admission Requirements

Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  • 3 of   Mathematics 
  • 2 of   Chemistry 
  •   Biology 
  • 3 of   Physics 

Applicants must have Biology – NYA (00UK); Chemistry – NYA, NYB (00UL, 00UM); Mathematics – NYA, NYB, NYC (00UN, 00UP, 00UQ); Physics – NYA, NYB, NYC (00UR, 00US, 00UT).

Test Scores:

  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 577] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 90] or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery [min. 85]