Department of Biological Sciences

Degrees available:

Campus: Burnaby

Please consult the departmental website for admission requirements.


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

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

Please consult the program's website for the application deadlines and further details.

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