Program Information

School: Western University
Faculty: Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry
Degree: Bachelor; Honours
Field of Study: Neuroscience
Description: You will be taught by academics with established international reputations in neuroscience research. You will discover the nervous system at all levels, from the molecules that make up individual nerve cells and the transfer of information from one nerve cell to another, to the complexities of how behaviour, thought and emotions are produced. To complement your lectures from renowned experts in their various fields, you will have the chance to discuss, apply and expand on the theory of your unit in weekly practical laboratory classes and structured tutorials. The Neuroscience course at UWA is designed to give you both breadth and depth in this fascinating field of study, with contributions from psychology, physiology, anatomy, pharmacology and zoology.
URL: Neuroscience at Western University
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $30,931

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 80 to 86

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

  •  Grade12 English (ENG4U) 
  •  Grade12 Biology 

Two of MCV4U, MDM4U, SBI4U, SCH4U, SPH4U, SES4U, or ICS4M are also required. MCV4U highly recommended.

Test Scores:

  • International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 550] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 83] or Test of Written English (part of TOEFL) [min. 5]