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Progressive programs leading to BSc, MSc and PhD

Benefit from a career-boosting combination of world-class education and hands-on research as a student of the Department of Microbiology and Immunology.


Programs for medical students

As a medical student, you can dive deeper into your studies of microbiology and immunology through special programs developed for you.


Personal connections

With our small class sizes, you’ll have plenty of opportunities to get to know your fellow students and your professors.


Get to know the department


With a long-standing reputation for quality academics and research, our department focuses on readying students and postdoctoral trainees to work in a wide range of environments, including academia, medical research, biotech and the food industry. Discover more reasons to study with us.


Learn about our faculty and research


We are a research-intensive department with internationally acclaimed researchers and programs. Our close working relationship with other departments at Dalhousie allows us to take a multi-disciplinary approach to research. Find out where research could take you.