McGill University – Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies

Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
845 Sherbrooke Street West
Montréal, QC
Canada H3A 2T5

Program Information
Faculty: Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
Degree: Master
Field of Study: Animal Sciences, General
Description Two one-semester courses and three seminar courses at the postgraduate level complement an area of research (resulting in a thesis) under the supervision of one of our staff—many of whom are leaders in their respective fields. Entrance to this program is highly competitive, requiring an excellent B.Sc. and letters of reference. Graduates of this program are well prepared for careers in the animal industry, the pharmaceutical sector, and many varied fields in biotechnology.
Website: Animal Science (M.Sc. Thesis) at McGill University – Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
Thesis Based? Yes
Cost per year:

Provincial: $4,151.09
National: $9,162.89
International: $12,600.00

Cost per year represents typical annual fees based on 30 credits taken during Fall and Winter terms.

Additional Admission Requirements:

  • Letter(s) of Reference

Candidates are required to have either a bachelor’s degree in Agriculture or a B.Sc. degree in an appropriate, related discipline with an equivalent cumulative grade point average of 3.0/4.0 (second class–upper division) or 3.2/4.0 during the last two years of full-time university study. High grades are expected in courses considered by the academic unit to be preparatory to the graduate program.