Master of Science in Biotechnology

Brock University

St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada
Master of Science in Biotechnology
Duration2 Years
LevelMasters Program
  • The program is designed to provide a broad background in the cognate basic disciplines of biotechnology
  • The unique feature of this program is the interdisciplinary nature of the degree, providing students with opportunities in both Chemistry and Biology
  • Graduates of these programs work in such areas as pharmaceuticals and related human health activities, food science and nutritional biochemistry, environment, energy, as well as biotechnological related issues of finance and policy
  • Offers three specializations- Chemical Biotechnology, Gene Biotechnology and Ecological-based Biotechnology
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & fees1357121 INR
Hostel & Meals729834 INR
Insurance36723 INR
Transportation25983 INR
International Recovery Fee43305 INR
Miscellaneous Expense121254 INR
Recreation and athletic fee3407 INR
Books and supplies50523 INR
Student association and service fee4619 INR
Clothing28870 INR
Health and wellness fee1155 INR
Total1045673 INR

Entry Criteria

Class 12thNo specific cutoff mentioned
  • Applicant must have completed an honours bachelor's degree, or equivalent, normally with an average of not less than 78%, or the equivalent grade point average in major courses in an undergraduate program in biotechnology, chemistry or the biological sciences (composed of but not limited to biochemistry, biology, genetics, or microbiology)
ExamsTOEFL: 80
  • With no subtest below 19

IELTS: 6.5
  • With no subtest below 5.5

PTE: 60
  • With no subtest below 60

Additional info
  • Applicants who have completed three or more years of post-secondary study, at an institution where English was the only language of instruction, may request a waiver of the English Proficiency Test 
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