Department of Biological Sciences

Degrees available:

Campus: Burnaby

Please consult the departmental website for admission requirements.

Applications

Apply through our online application system. (See Application Process if you need assistance with your application, or with uploading your supporting documents.)

If you have admission-related questions, please email biscgrad@sfu.ca

After you have completed your online application, please mail your sealed official transcripts to:
Chair, Departmental Graduate Studies Committee
Department of Biological Sciences
Simon Fraser University
8888 University Drive
Burnaby, BC, Canada, V5A 1S6

Application Deadline: June 1 for Fall semester start; October 1 for Spring semester start; February 1 for Summer semester start.

Please consult the program's website for any deadline changes and further details.

Fees

Note: International students in this department pay the same graduate fees as domestic students.

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