M.Sc. On Campus


Western University - Canada

24 months
12656 CAD/year
4240 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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At Physics from Western University - Canada we have a vibrant core faculty of 30 researchers covering the areas of astronomy, condensed matter physics, medical physics, atmospheric physics and planetary science.


Physics from Western University - Canada allows students demonstrate that they have mastered an adequate level of general knowledge in fundamental physics and are adequately prepared to pursue their PhD research work in their chosen sub-field. 

Graduates with Physics from Western University - Canada will:

  • gain a working knowledge of the Mathematical Methods of Physics most commonly used in solving physical problems.
  • gain computing background necessary for successful research in (astro)physics. 
  • have a high level of mastery in basic data and error analysis

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Planet Formation and Exoplanets
  • Efficient Computing for Data Analysis
  • Classical Electrodynamics
  • Statistical Physics
  • The Interstellar Medium
  • Surface Science
  • Planetary Motion
  • Celestial Mechanics
  • Quantum Mechanics
  • Radiological Physics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Four-year B.Sc. degree (or equivalent) in Physics, Astronomy or a related area.
  • Achieved at least a 70% (B) average in upper level Physical Science and Mathematical courses.
  • International students are encouraged to take the GRE-Physics exam to both strengthen their application and to help the Admissions Committee more fairly evaluate it.
  • Biographical information
  • Contact information
  • Statement of academic intent 
  • Electronic transcripts from Ontario universities/colleges
  • Professional background
  • Referee information 
  • Proficiency in English Scores
  • 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 24 months.
  • National

    4240 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2120 CAD per semester during 24 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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