IX. Graduate Programs

Animal Biosciences

In addition to a core group of faculty members the Department of Animal Biosciences works closely with professionals from the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture and Food (OMAF), Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (AAFC), and other affiliated organizations. The graduate program encompasses MSc by course work and major research paper, MSc by thesis, and PhD options in four main fields:

  • Animal Breeding and Genetics (quantitative or molecular)

  • Animal Nutrition (monogastric or ruminant)

  • Animal Physiology (environmental and reproductive)

  • Animal Behaviour and Welfare

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Guelph, Ontario, N1G 2W1