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Engineering and Applied Physics

24 months
20466 CAD/year
8093 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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At Engineering and Applied Physics from Queen's University skills obtained are highly sought after and transferrable to a wide range of fields. 


Engineering and Applied Physics from Queen's University provides you with training in theory, computation,statistical modelling, and experimental methods as you pursue problems in fundamental and applied research.


A Master’s degree in Physics, Engineering Physics & Astronomy can take your career in many directions. Many of our MSc students choose to continue their academic inquiry with a PhD. 

Our Master’s students are equipped with a strong foundation for careers in: 

  • Academia and research 
  • Consulting 
  • Medical technologies: radiation physics, x-ray physics 
  • Renewable energy 
  • Technology sector

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Condensed Matter Physics & Optics 
  • Engineering & Applied Physics 
  • Astrophysics & Astronomy 
  • Particle Physics & Particle Astrophysics

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.

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

We partnered with Aon to provide you with the best affordable student insurance, for a carefree experience away from home.

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Start from €0.53/day, free cancellation any time.

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Honours undergraduate degree in Science or Applied Science and Engineering. 
  • Mininum second class standing in undergraduate degree.
  • If English is not a native language, prospective students must meet the English language proficiency requirements in writing, speaking, reading, and listening.
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Transcripts
  • Application Fee

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20466 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20466 CAD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    8093 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8093 CAD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Kingston

1015 - 1615 CAD /month
Living costs

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


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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