Calgary, AB
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
45%
55%
student ratio
73
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
May 15
fall application deadline
20%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Neuroscience Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (M Sc)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 8
    • Doctoral Degrees 7
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Thesis Required and oral thesis exam
    • Doctoral Degrees Thesis Required and candidacy exam, oral thesis exam
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

20% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 43
    • Accepted 9
    • Acceptance Rate 20
    • Enrolled 9
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $100
    • Application Fee - International $130
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline May 15th April 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline September 15th August 15th Not Reported
    • Spring deadline February 15th December 15th Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreesminimum GPA of 3.2 during previous 2 years
    • Doctoral's Degreesminimum GPA of 3.2 during previous 2 years
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 580 paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assistantships, Teaching Assistantships, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students73
    • Female Percentage45%
    • Male Percentage55%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students73
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Full-time Percentage100%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / LatinoNot Reported
    • Black / African AmericanNot Reported
    • White / CaucasianNot Reported
    • American Indian / Alaskan NativeNot Reported
    • AsianNot Reported
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific IslanderNot Reported
    • Two or more racesNot Reported
    • Unknown or International StudentNot Reported

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty22
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage14%
    • Male Percentage86%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchCellular pharmacology and neurotoxicology, developmental neurobiology, molecular basis of neurodegenerative diseases, neural systems, ion channels
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Neuroscience

Cumming School of Medicine
University of Calgary

2500 University Drive, NW
Calgary, AB T2N 1N4
Canada

Lesley Towill

Graduate Program Administrator

Phone: 403-220-2558
Email: neurosci@ucalgary.ca

Julie Boyd

Graduate Program Administrator

Phone: 403-220-2558
Fax: 403-210-8109
Email: neurosci@ucalgary.ca


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