Physics - Quantum Science, M.Sc. | University of Ottawa | Ottawa, Canada
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Physics - Quantum Science

12 months
18168 CAD/year
4912 CAD/year
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Physics - Quantum Science from University of Ottawa combines the research strengths of the University of Ottawa and Carleton University. The Institute offers graduate programs leading to the master’s (MSc) and doctoral (PhD) degrees in Physics.


Physics - Quantum Science from University of Ottawa introduces you to Condensed matter and High energy physics.

Students at Physics - Quantum Science from University of Ottawa will gain knowledge in:

  • Biological physics
  • Medical physics
  • Photonics

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Solid State Physics
  • Physics of Medical Imaging
  • Experimental Characterization Techniques in Materials Science, Physics, Chemistry, and Mineralogy 
  • Methods in Theoretical Physics
  • Medical Radiation Physics
  • Radiation Protection
  • Medical Radiotherapy Physics
  • Radiobiology 
  • Medical Physics Practicum 
  • Anatomy and Physiology for Medical Physicists
  • Advanced Quantum Mechanics
  • General Relativity 
  • Advanced Optics and Photonics 
  • Modern Optics 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits



On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

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.
  • 2 Recommendation letters
  • Transcripts 
  • English Proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18168 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9084 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
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