May 23, 2019  
University of Alberta Calendar 2018-2019 
    
University of Alberta Calendar 2018-2019 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

The Degree of PhD (Biomedical Engineering) [Graduate]


Program Requirements


The PhD program normally consists of a minimum of ★12 in graded graduate courses or approved equivalents (★6 after a MSc degree), a candidacy examination normally taken within the first two years of the program, and the preparation and defence of a dissertation on an approved topic.

No language other than English is required for the degree.

The minimum period of residence is two academic years of full-time attendance at the University of Alberta.

Length of Program


A minimum of three years is required to complete the PhD.