All students are considered full-time. Part-time status may be considered and must be approved by the Graduate Program Director.
In addition to the Faculty of Graduate Studies and Cumming School of Medicine requirements, the program requires:
a) A minimum admission grade point average over the last two years (minimum 60 units or 10 full-course equivalents) of 3.30 ("B+") on a four-point scale or equivalent.
b) Normally, a four-year Bachelor of Science degree in biological sciences, or its equivalent.
c) For students required to provide proof of proficiency in English, a TOEFL score of 600 (paper-based test), or 105 (Internet-based), or a minimum IELTS score of 7.5, or a MELAB test score of 86, or a minimum PTE score of 75 is required.
d) Two reference letters, which follow the reference guidelines posted on the program’s prospective student website, and two corresponding reference forms.
e) A current curriculum vitae.
f) A Vision Statement (no more than one page in length) outlining career goals, and how the MBT program will help to achieve them.