M.Sc. On Campus

Occupational Therapy

Western University - Canada

24 months
23058 CAD/year
7528 CAD/year
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Occupational Therapy from Western University - Canada is committed to innovative enriched pedagogy that supports students in being agents of their own learning, and becoming scholarly and client-centred practitioners.


Occupational Therapy from Western University - Canada combines classroom learning and group/individual study, in combination with fieldwork experiences to integrate the theoretical content and skills essential for practice. 

Learning experiences extend beyond the classroom and include expert seminars and guest lectures, opportunities for international study, clinical mentoring and independent studies.


Our program prepares future occupational therapists for meaningful occupation-based practice by providing a venue of critical thinking, collaboration, a local-to-global perspective and a focus on social justice and equity.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Occupational Analysis & Engagement: Environment and Occupation
  • Engaging in Occupation: Leisure and Productivity
  • Engaging in Occupation: Community and Population Level Practice
  • Occupational Analysis and Engagement: Well-Being, Groups and Counselling
  • Occupation Based Inquiry: Intermediate
  • Interprofessional Education: Applying Research to Practice
  • Fieldwork Preparation: Towards Reflection in Action (Level 3A)
  • Mentorship Experience

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A four-year undergraduate degree with high academic standing from a recognized university
  • Applicants whose first language is not English must show evidence of their proficiency in the use of the English language, with minimum scores:
  • Maximum 5000-character response to Statement of Intent questions
  • Completion of a CASPer test, resulting in a competitive Z score
  • Submission of all postsecondary transcripts, including a competitive sub-GPA (average sub-GPA for the most recent entering class was 3.72)
  • CASPer Test
  • Biographical information
  • Contact information
  • Statement of academic intent 
  • Electronic transcripts from Ontario universities/colleges
  • Professional background
  • Referee information 
  • Application fee
  • A sample of written work
  • List of publications
  • References

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23058 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11529 CAD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    7528 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3764 CAD per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for London

1037 - 1625 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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