University of Calgary

24 months
11409 CAD/year
5961 CAD/year
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The MKin in Kinesiology program from University of Calgary involves extensive hands-on learning components, as well as integrative practicum placements.


This MKin in Kinesiology program from University of Calgary is designed for students who wish to gain advanced theoretical and practical skills in exercise physiology to prepare them for careers in chronic disease management, health and wellness programs, occupational evaluation, and high performance sport.

Students who successfully complete this degree are able to take the Canadian Society for Exercise Physiology’s certified exercise physiologist (CSEP-CEP) exam.


  • Applied Exercise Physiology

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • nutrition for performance
  • exercise physiology
  • muscle mechanics
  • sport psychology
  • training strategies

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




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.

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.
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).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A minimum of 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 point system, over the past two years of full-time study (a minimum of 10 full-course equivalents or 60 units) of the undergraduate degree.
  • A four-year baccalaureate degree with a minimum grade of "B" or 3.00 in each of the following undergraduate prerequisite courses (or equivalents): Anatomy, Exercise Physiology, Biomechanics, Exercise and Sport Psychology, Statistics.
  • (Optional) A CV with demonstrated ability to be self-motivated and capable of independent study as shown in undergraduate studies, volunteer work and/or work experience in exercise science areas will be considered.
  • Two reference letters

Tuition Fee

  • International

    11409 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 22819 CAD for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    5961 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11923 CAD for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.


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