Physics and Engineering Physics, M.Sc. | University of Saskatchewan | Saskatoon, Canada
24 months
9396 CAD/year
4698 CAD/year
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The Physics and Engineering Physics department at University of Saskatchewan has a strong commitment to its research programs and facilities. Graduate students at the Physics and Engineering Physics MSc program at University of Saskatchewan work closely with their supervisors, participate in all aspects of research, and are recognized for their important contributions to our research programs.


The Department of Physics and Engineering Physics offers graduate programs leading to, for example, the Physics and Engineering Physics MSc program at University of Saskatchewan.

This results in an environment where students can obtain excellent training in their discipline. Combined enrolment in our MSc and PhD programs ranges between 60 and 70 students. 

The research activities of our faculty members and research scientists include strong international collaborations. The research specialties of our department include experimental, observational or theoretical aspects of the following fields: 

  • Atmospheric physics 
  • Advanced Materials/Devices Research
  • Synchrotron Radiation Research
  • Subatomic Physics
  • Plasma Physics
  • Solar-Terrestrial Physics
  • Nuclear Materials and Transmutations

Major physics research facilities at the University of Saskatchewan include:

  • Plasma Physics Laboratory (PPL)
  • Institute of Space and Atmospheric Studies (ISAS)
  • Subatomic Physics Institute (SPIN)
  • Canadian Light Source (CLS) Synchrotron Facility, Canada's only synchrotron 

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Physics and the Universe
  • Physics for the Life Sciences
  • Physics and Technology
  • Electricity and Magnetism
  • Electricity and Magnetism Laboratory

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • a cumulative weighted average of at least a 70% (U of S grade system equivalent) in the last two years of study (i.e. 60 credit units)
  • a four-year honours degree, or equivalent, from a recognized college or university in an academic discipline relevant to the proposed field of study

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    9396 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9396 CAD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    4698 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4698 CAD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Saskatoon

1279 - 1865 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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