Meet with the TMM director!

Information session
May 1, 2019, from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm in room CRX 3222.

Admission requirements

Candidates are expected to have completed two years of study or equivalent in a a relevant discipline such as in biochemistry, biomedical sciences, chemistry, biopharmaceutical sciences, biology with a minimum CGPA of 7.7 out of 10.


Prerequisites for the BSc in Science with Honours in Translational and Molecular Medicine. (or the equivalent courses in French)

First year courses

BIO1130, MAT1330, BIO1140, and MAT1332.

Strongly recommended : CHM1311 or equivalent, PHY1321 or equivalent or BPS2110, CHM1321.

Second year courses

BCH2333, BIO2133 and MAT2379.

Strongly recommended: CHM2120.

It is important to note that students interested in the neurobiology stream are recommended to have the following prerequisites: MAT1320, MAT1322, MAT1341 and MAT2371. (or the equivalent courses in French).

The Bachelor of Science with Honours in Translational and Molecular Medicine program is offered as full time only.

Documents Required for Admission

  1. Application Form for Undergraduate Program or for current  uOttawa student, please fill out the application directly on your uOzone account.
  2. Payment of Application and Administrative Fees - under Admission related fees - File evaluation - undergraduate
  3. Updated Resume - can be sent by e-mail to
  4. Letter of Intent Form
  5. Official Transcripts (except UOttawa transcripts)
    TMM Admissions Committee
    Faculty of Medicine
    University of Ottawa
    451 Smyth Road (RGN 2016) | Ottawa, Ontario | K1H 8M5

Admission Process

While it is required to have a minimum CGPA of 7.7 out of 10 to be invited for an interview, the following weight is applied to select the students that will receive an offer of admission.

  • CGPA (40%)
  • Letter of intent (20%)
  • Interview (40%)

Important dates (2019)

May 3 - Last day to submit your online application

May 24 - Invitations to interviews are sent out

May 30 - Interview dates

First week of June - Admission offers are sent by the Admission's Office

Should you require further information, please e-mail us at

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