Physics (M.Sc.)

Physics (M.Sc.)

Master degree
Application deadlines: March 1, November 1, January 1
Processing time: 30 days
Application fee: CA$100
Full-time, Part-time
Intakes: September, January, May
International tuition: CA$22,599
Domestic tuition: CA$9,500

Program overview

Find solutions for today’s biggest questions facing science and technology, instrumentation, measurement techniques, and model development.

Study options

This program can be done
On campus



  • PTE
For admission into the program, students require an honours degree (or equivalent) in Physics with B average (70%). Applicants who have an honours degree (or equivalent) in an appropriately related science or engineering area can be admitted directly into the program but may be required to complete a few extra courses at the undergraduate level. Completion of a qualifying year will be required for students having only a general degree. Application Process Attention! All documents must be uploaded via MyLaurentian Step 1. Contact the Graduate Coordinator or individual faculty member about the possibility of becoming a student. Step 2. Submit the online application on the website Documents: Three Reference Forms Statement of Interest; what strengths you bring to the program, and what you expect from the program. Curriculum Vitae and/or Resume Official Academic Transcript(s) from all post secondary studies* Step 3. Once the Admissions Office receives all information and the application is deemed complete, the application will be forwarded to the department. An Admissions Committee meets to review the applications. Step 4. The Admissions Committee will review all applications on file and make a decision regarding the suitability of each applicant. Step 5: If approved for admission, the Office of Admissions will send the student an Offer of Admission via MyLaurentian.

Career opportunities

Graduates can rest assured knowing there is a multitude of career options they can explore post-graduation. Some career options include, but are not limited to: research and development, teaching, computing, health sciences, management and administration, product development, consulting, sales and marketing.

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