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Geology

Western University - Canada

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
Duration
12408 CAD/year
4240 CAD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

Geology from Western University - Canada aims to prepare young scientists for independent research, through the formulation of a research problem, the collection of data, development of analytical methods, review of literature, to writing of the final thesis. 

Overview

At Geology from Western University - Canada our students learn the process of research. Learning through independent investigation is supplemented by instruction in a variety of graduate courses that may include formal lectures and laboratories, and various projects, research papers and seminars.

Graduates with Geology from Western University - Canada will:

  • develop a passing knowledge of fields peripheral to their thesis topics 
  • gain Earth and Planetary Systems, Earth Evolution: Surface, Life and Climate, Resource Geoscience, Tectonic Processes and Crustal Dynamics

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Stable Isotope Geochemistry in Earth & Environmental Sciences 
  • Advanced Petroleum Assessment
  • Applied Seismology
  • Physics of the Earth Natural Catastrophes: Modelling, Assessing, and Mitigating the Impact 
  • Planetary Science

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
92
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Four-year degree in science, engineering, math, computer science, geography, or a related discipline from an accredited university.
  • Achieved at least a 70% average over the last two years of the Bachelor's degree. An average of 78% over the last two years of the Bachelor's degree is necessary to be eligible to receive departmental funding.
  • Scans of transcripts from all post-secondary study completed.
  • A CV or resume.
  • Statement of Intent for graduate study.
  • Contact information for three referees, who will be asked to complete confidential letters of reference online.
  • Professional background
  • Referee information 
  • Proficiency in English Scores
  • Application fee
  • List of publications

Technological requirements

Professional backgroundReferee information Proficiency in English ScoresApplication feeList of publications

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12408 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6204 CAD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    4240 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2120 CAD per semester and a duration of 24 months.

Summer tuition:

  • Canadian Citizens And Permanent Residents - 2,120
  • International Students - 6,082

Funding

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