Materials Science, M.Sc. | Trent University | Oshawa, Canada
24 months
21626 CAD/year
8090 CAD/year
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Explore the interface of chemistry, physics, biology and engineering. You will investigate the intersection of traditional disciplines and create new knowledge at these emerging frontiers with the Materials Science offered by Trent University.

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To meet the demand for science professionals, Trent and Ontario Tech University offer innovative, interdisciplinary M.Sc. and Ph.D. programs that focus on the scientific foundation of materials research.

At Materials Science offered by Trent University , you will build on fundamental science principles for your independent research project, developing skills in project management and effective communication of technical information.

Comprised of coursework and a thesis, your degree will prepare you for a career in research and development in the public or private sector.

  • M.Sc. students may apply for transfer to the Ph.D. program after one year.

  • Work alongside dedicated faculty members with state-of-the-art equipment.

  • Prepare for modern work environments and lifelong learning.

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Graduate Seminar in Science Communication

  • Physics and Chemistry of Materials

  • Advanced Topics in Materials Science

  • Thermodynamics and Statistical Mechanics of Materials

  • Experimental Techniques in Materials Characterization

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • B.Sc. Honours degree (a four year undergraduate bachelor's degree) in Physics, Chemistry, Engineering or equivalent
  • Minimum B+ (77%) or equivalent in the work of the last four semesters or the last two undergraduate years (last ten full credits)
  • A potential supervisor must be chosen as an admission requirement to this program and this must be discussed in your plan of study
  • (Please visit our Faculty and Research Page for our listing of faculty and areas of research. An applicant must reach out to a faculty member)
  • A GRE test score is not required for admission into this program

Tuition Fee

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    21626 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21626 CAD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    8090 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8090 CAD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Oshawa

1100 - 1700 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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