Welcome to the Faculty of Health Sciences Graduate Studies website. The Faculty of Health Sciences at McMaster University offers eight distinct research-oriented graduate programs each leading to a M.Sc. or Ph.D. degree.
For those interested in a combined MD/PhD degree, areas of study are currently available in the graduate programs of Medical Sciences, Biochemistry, Health Research Methodology, Biomedical Engineering, and Neuroscience.
Two professional course-based programs are also offered at the Master's level. They are:
Graduate diploma programs are also available in Advanced Neonatal Nursing, and Water Without Borders.
Seven collaborative graduate programs are offered in conjunction with Health Sciences and other Faculties:
*Prospective students are advised that offers of admission to a new program may be made only after the university’s own quality assurance processes have been completed and the Ontario Universities Council on Quality Assurance has approved the program.