M.Sc. On Campus


Western University - Canada

36 months
12656 CAD/year
7250 CAD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Astronomy department from Western University - Canada offers programs in both physics and astronomy leading to MSc and PhD degrees.


Programme Overview

We have a vibrant core faculty of 30 researchers covering the areas of astronomy, condensed matter physics, medical physics, atmospheric physics and planetary science.

The Department of Physics and Astronomy from Western University - Canada offers graduate programs leading to MSc and PhD degrees in both disciplines. All programs are housed in the Physics and Astronomy building. One of the oldest on campus, our building underwent a major renovation completed in 2013, which provides students, faculty, and researchers with state of the art equipment and facilities.

With core faculty conducting front-line research in a range of areas, the Department of Physics and Astronomy provides students with an array of exciting professional development and high-impact learning opportunities. Our Department is renowned for its research excellence, exceptional training, quality of life, and professional development opportunities.

Programme Structure

Courses Include:

  • Astrophysics
  • Condensed Matter
  • Medical Physics
  • Planetary Physics
  • Electives

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


90 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Canadian citizenship or permanent residency in Canada
  • A minimum baccalaureate degree from a recognized university and at least a (B) standing (or equivalent grade point average) over the final two years of the program
  • A current license to practice in Canada
  • Comfortable using computers
  • Applicants who first language is not English must show evidence of their profiency in the use of the English language
  • Biographical information
  • Contact information
  • Statement of academic intent 
  • Academic background
  • Electronic transcripts from Ontario universities/colleges
  • Professional background
  • Referee information 
  • Application fee
  • A sample of written work
  • List of publications
  • References

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    12656 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6328 CAD per semester during 36 months.
  • National

    7250 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3625 CAD per semester during 36 months.

Living costs for London

1037 - 1625 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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