• The following are the minimum Grade 12 U and M requirements:
    • English U
    • One of the Advanced Functions U or Calculus and Vectors U (Calculus and Vectors U is strongly recommended)
  • The minimum overall average of 88% or higher is required.
  • Students also have to Complete 4 additional U or M courses, to total of 6 courses, of which 2 must be at the U level.

English Language Requirements

  • 86 / 120 Avg. Score in TOEFL
  • 6.5 / 9 Avg. Score in IELTS
  • 60 / 90 Avg. Score in PTE

Required Documents

  • Online application form and fees: Students have to fill the online form and submit the application fees. 
  • CV/Resume: Outline of academic achievements and/or awards, publications, relevant work, and/or volunteer experience.
  • Two Academic or Professional References: Referees (Teachers, guidance counselors, or Professors) should comment on academics and that references should submit along with the application system.
  • Personal Statement: It should include a brief overview of themselves, strengths, and any work experience and/or education that students have.
  • Transcripts: Students have to submit transcripts from all universities/colleges attended, World Education Services Assessments, and English Language Proficiency test scores.
  • Statement of Intent: Reasons or intentions for pursuing studies in this program, including a description of prior experience.
McMaster University - Biology and Pharmacology
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