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Physics - Science, Society and Policy

University of Ottawa

12 months
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16980 CAD/year
4912 CAD/year
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About

Physics - Science, Society and Policy from University of Ottawa combines the research strengths of the University of Ottawa and Carleton University.  

Overview

At Physics - Science, Society and Policy from University of Ottawa research facilities are shared between the two campuses. Students have access to the professors, courses and facilities at both universities; however, they must enroll at the “home university” of the thesis supervisor.

Students at Physics - Science, Society and Policy from University of Ottawa will gain knowledge in:

  • Condensed matter
    • High energy physics
    • Biological physics
    • Medical physics
    • Photonics

    Programme Structure

    Courses include:
    • Solid State Physics
    • Type I & II Superconductors
    • Advanced Topics in Medical Physics
    • Physics of Macromolecules
    • Physics, Chemistry and Characterization of Mineral Systems
    • Computational Methods in Material Sciences
    • Semiconductor Physics
    • Optical Properties
    • Physics of Fiber Optic Systems

    Key information

    Duration

    • Full-time
      • 12 months

    Start dates & application deadlines

    Language

    English
    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).
    6.5
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    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.
    79

    Credits

    30 alternative credits

    30-60

    Delivered

    On Campus

    Academic requirements

    GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
    B

    English requirements

    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).
    6.5
    Start practicing IELTS today!
    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.
    79

    Other requirements

    General requirements

    • Be the holder of a bachelor’s degree with a specialization, or a major in physics (or equivalent) with a minimum average of 70% (B).
    • Demonstrate a good academic performance as shown by official transcripts, research reports, abstracts or any other documents demonstrating research skills.
    • Resume
    • A letter of intent outlining your career goals and proposed research area.
    • We recommend that you contact potential thesis supervisors early. To register, you need to be accepted by a thesis supervisor.
    • International students must show proof of funding in the form of a supervisor stipend and a combination of scholarships and/or in-trust accounts.
    • A good knowledge of either English or French and good ability to write in English is required.
    • 2 Recommendation letters
    • Transcripts 

    Tuition Fee

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    • International

      16980 CAD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 8490 CAD per semester during 12 months.
    • National

      4912 CAD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 2456 CAD per semester during 12 months.

    Living costs for Ottawa

    1168 - 1925 CAD /month
    Living costs

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

    Funding

    Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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