Molecular Science (Msc, PhD)
Part of the Faculty of Science
- Bachelor of Science degree in biological, biochemical or chemical science
- Minimum GPA or equivalent of 3.00/4.33 (B) in the last two years of study
- Two references from former instructors or research supervisors
- Master of Science degree in molecular science or a related discipline
- Minimum grade point average (GPA) or equivalent of 3.67/4.33 (A-) in courses credited to the master’s degree
- Three references from academic referees
- Evidence of research potential (e.g., master’s thesis or peer-reviewed publication)
Applicants may be required to provide certification of English language proficiency. For more information, review the Yeates School of Graduate Studies admission requirements.
More information on how to apply.
Students are encouraged to submit applications prior to the first consideration date to increase their chances of securing financial support for their graduate studies. Applications received after the first consideration date will be accepted and reviewed based on spaces remaining in the program.
See application dates.
- Biomedical and Biomolecular Interactions
- Cells, Genes, Molecules
- Ecology and Biogeochemical Cycles
- Materials and Food Chemistry
- Molecular Physics
- Pathogens and Infection
- Surfaces and Interfaces
- Synthetic and Medicinal Chemistry
- Water, Energy and Environmental Change
- Advanced Microscopy and Imaging
- Advanced Structure Determination
- Experimental Design and Statistical Analysis
- Genomics and Proteomics
- Molecular Machines of the Cell
Graduate Studies Admissions Office
11th Floor, 1 Dundas Street West
For information specific to programs, please see the program contact information below.
Dr. Russell Viirre
Graduate Program Director
PhD, University of Western Ontario
Research areas: Synthetic organic chemistry, enantioselective catalysis, medicinal chemistry, Molecular probe synthesis and properties, cystic fibrosis drugs.
Telephone: 416-979-5000 ext. 4951
Graduate Program Administrator
Telephone: 416-979-5000 ext. 2759
“The Molecular Science program at Ryerson has really allowed me to develop my own thesis research and encouraged collaboration with other labs. With the support of my supervisors and colleagues, there is a true sense of community here.”