M.Sc. On Campus

Geological Sciences

University of Manitoba

24 months
11748 CAD/year
5340 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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Geological Sciences from University of Manitoba is offered in Geology and in Geophysics, and requires completion of a minimum of 12 credit hours of approved courses, and a research project and thesis.


Geological Sciences from University of Manitoba will introduce you to a vibrant scientific culture.

Students at Geological Sciences from University of Manitoba will gain knowledge in:

  • Mineralogy and crystallography; 
  • Environmental mineralogy and geochemistry; 
  • Sedimentology and quaternary studies; 
  • Invertebrate paleontology; 
  • Crustal and mantle geophysics; 
  • Applied/environmental geophysics; 
  • Petrology and tectonics; 
  • Mineral deposits

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Earth Systems of Central Canada 
  • Geophysics of the Earth's Crust and Mantle 
  • Quaternary Geology 
  • Remote Sensing in the Earth and Planetary Sciences 
  • Advanced Petroleum Geology and Geochemistry 
  • Advanced Seismology 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • B.Sc. Honours degree in Geology or Geophysics or a related Honours degree in Geography, Soil Science, Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Physics, Mathematics, Engineering Physics, Civil, Geological or Electrical Engineering.
  • Statement of Funding
  • Statement of Intent
  • GRE (Optional)
  • Letters of Recommendation: 3
  • Submit your transcripts (unofficial copies)
  • English language proficiency
  • Pay the application fee
  • Minimum B average (3.0) in the last 60 credit hours or equivalent. 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    11748 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5874 CAD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    5340 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2670 CAD per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Winnipeg

1056 - 1650 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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