Что я буду изучать?

The Neuroscience graduate program seeks to advance research contributing to the understanding of the brain and mental health, promote independent thinking and prepare graduate leaders to excel in any field of human endeavor. The program is ideal for inquisitive students with high scholastic achievement​ driven to understand who and what we are, and who wish to better the mental and physical health of all members of our society. Students focus on both disease and fundamental understanding of the brain, learning in a faculty that fosters interaction between clinical and basic scientists. The research-intensive degree focuses on both disease and fundamental understanding of the brain, with first-year core courses providing a solid foundation in neurophysiology.

Outcomes and next steps

Careers that demand a high degree of intellectual performance, positions of leadership, academia (teachers, administrators, researchers), medicine - clinician researchers, pharmaceutical industry, entrepreneurial endeavors, Fortune 500 companies, biomedical sales.

A master’s degree in neuroscience will give you the pre-requisite for a PhD.

Completion requirements


Topics include cellular, molecular and developmental neuroscience, systems neuroscience and neuropathology and others.

Research Ethics

Students are required to attend Research Integrity Day sessions in the first year of their program.


Students will be required to submit and defend an original research thesis.


Students will participate in Hotchkiss Brain Institute seminars and a journal club during the program.

Research Proposal

Students must defend a written research proposal to their supervisory committee.

На каком факультете я буду учиться?

Cumming School of Medicine

Варианты обучения


CAN $12,695 Program fee for first 12 months of study; International continuing fee: CAN $3,693; General fee 12 months of study: CAN $1,830
Начало обучения

Предполагаемое начало: Январь, Май, Июль, Сентябрь 2022


Cumming School of Medicine

Health Sciences Centre, Foothills Campus,

3330 Hospital Drive NW,


Alberta (AB),

T2N 4N1, Canada

Вступительные требования

Для студентов, проживающих в Соединенных Штатах

Applicants must have the grade of 3.0 (B+) on a 4-point scale in third and fourth year-level course work. English language Requirements: Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) score of 86 with no section less than 20 (Internet-based) or 560 (paper-based); International English Language Testing System (IELTS) score of 6.5 with no section less than 6.0 (Academic version); Michigan English Language Battery (MELAB) score of 80, or higher; Pearson Test of English (PTE) score of 59, or higher (Academic version).

Для иностранных студентов

Students must have minimum education with a four year baccalaureate degree, or equivalent from a recognized institution.

GPA: A minimum of 3.3 GPA on a 4.0 point system, over the past two years of full-time study (a minimum of 10 full-course equivalents or 60 units) of the undergraduate degree.

English Language Requirements

  • TOEFL score of 105 (Internet-based) or 600 (paper-based).
  • IELTS score of 7.5 (Academic version)
  • MELAB score of 86, or higher
  • PTE score of 75, or higher (Academic version)

Требования к IELTS могут отличаться в зависимости от выбранного курса


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