University of Guelph - Office of Graduate Studies

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University of Guelph - Office of Graduate Studies

Field of Study:Physics, General
Thesis Based:Yes
Course Based:Yes
Length:2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $2,378

This estimate represents the tuition per semester.



The Department of Physics, as part of Graduate Studies in Physics at University of Guelph & University of Waterloo and the Biophysics Interdepartmental Group (BIG), offers unique graduate opportunities in experimental and theoretical research. Our faculty members collaborate with exceptional research institutions including the Perimeter Institute, the Canadian Light Source, and TRIUMF. Master’s students can choose between a course work option (approximately three semesters) and research-based thesis option (approximately six semesters).


Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*75
These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
    For the MSc program, applicants require an honours BSc, with a minimum B average (75%) in past two years of study.
    Test Scores:
    • Graduate Record Examination
    Application Notes : GRE is only required for international students.
    Additional Admission Requirements:
    • Letter(s) of Reference
  • All post-secondary transcripts
  • Three (3) academic references
  • Supplementary information form
  • Physics Subject GRE (for applicants who did not complete postsecondary education in Canada)
  • * The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Modified on November 14, 2022