McGill University – Faculty of Medicine

Faculty of Medicine
6th Floor, McIntyre Medical Sciences Building, 3655 Promenade Sir William Osler
Montréal, QC
Canada H3G 1Y6

Program Information
Faculty: Faculty of Medicine
Degree: Master
Field of Study: Psychiatry
Description The M Sc (Master of Science) program in Psychiatry is designed to provide advanced research training in the basic, applied and social sciences relevant to issues in psychiatry. Applicants are admitted from a wide range of backgrounds, including undergraduate degrees in relevant areas (e.g., psychology, neuroscience, sociology, medical anthropology, nursing and medicine) and those who are pursuing their psychiatry residency here at McGill. Most, thought not all students continue to a Ph.D. The graduate program does not provide clinical training.
Website: Psychiatry (M.Sc.) at McGill University – Faculty of Medicine
Thesis Based? Yes
Length: 2 Year(s)
Cost per year:

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

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%): 75
Test Scores:

  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Computer Based) [min. 213] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 86] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 550] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5]

Additional Admission Requirements:

  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Statement of Research Interests

A written agreement from the proposed research supervisor, and student’s statement of purpose for seeking an M.Sc. An outline of the proposed thesis research, to be written by the prospective student in collaboration with an appropriate research supervisor. Two letters of reference.