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Graduate programs

Our M.Sc. and Ph.D. programs are research-based and focus on problems relating to applied and theoretical aspects of crop improvement and plant biology in a wide range of plant species. The subject areas covered are:

  • Bioinformatics
  • Conservation and evolutionary biology
  • Crop and vegetable production
  • Crop physiology
  • Environmetrics
  • Ethnobotany
  • Genomics
  • Horticulture
  • Molecular plant pathology
  • Mycology
  • Plant and landscape ecology
  • Plant breeding
  • Plant-insect/pathogen interactions
  • Plant systematics
  • Tissue culture
  • Weed biology and control

For more information on graduate options, please visit the following web sites: Neotropical Environment Option; and Environment Option; and Bioinformatics Option (BioOpt). For additional information on the Bioinformatics Option, please contact Dr. Martina Stromvik martina [dot] stromvik [at] mcgill [dot] ca.

For more information

For detailed information and admission requirements, visit the Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies web site, or contact us directly (see below).

For detailed instructions on how to apply and how to upload required supporting documents in the new version, please see:  http://www.mcgill.ca/gradapplicants/apply/prepare

Plant Science Graduate Program Coordinator

carolyn [dot] bowes [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Carolyn Bowes)
Room R2-024
Raymond Building
Macdonald, McGill University
21,111 Lakeshore Road
Ste-Anne-De-Bellevue, Quebec H9X 3V9

Tel.: 514-398-7560
Fax: 514-398-7897