The application for Fall 2018 is now open.  The deadline for applications is December 15, 2017.
For more information please contact, Iris Kehler, Program Administrator at

Please note that all documentation required should be scanned and/or uploaded directly into MOSAIC.

Documentation required:

Statement of Intent – we do not limit you to 250 words as the application website indicates
Transcripts – all post-secondary study at a University level – upload scanned copy (Original transcript and language testing results will only be required if you are accepted into the program.)
References – two references, minimum of 1 academic preferred, for exceptions please contact the Program Administrator
IELTS or TOEFL if post-secondary study was NOT conducted in English

Please read the admission requirements before you apply.

To apply, follow the step-by-step process on the main McMaster graduate students website. Indicate that you’re applying to the Master of Science in eHealth program.

During the application process you will be asked to choose an area of specialization (field of study). You can specialize in one of three fields:

  • Health Sciences
  • Computer Science
  • Business

There is a series of questions in the application.  Answers should be brief.

If you have any questions during the process please contact Iris Kehler at

Applications must be accompanied by the required $100 application fee. This fee is non-refundable and must be paid in Canadian dollars by means of a credit card payment or a cheque (or world money order) drawn on a Canadian bank made payable to McMaster University. Cheques (or world money order) drawn on Canadian banks should also include a $15 processing fee, for a total of $115.

If you pay the application fee by cheque or world money order, please send the cheque (or world money order) to the following address:

School of Graduate Studies
McMaster University
Gilmour Hall, Room 212
1280 Main Street West
Hamilton, Ontario Canada L8S 4L8

Our Admission Committee reviews each completed application.

A face-to-face interview is the final step of the application process if you’re applying for one of the full-time options. The interview helps determine how suitable you are for an 8-month internship, which is a required component of the full-time program.

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