Kinesiology - PhD (Work and Health) at Waterloo

At a glance:

Minimum admission requirements

  • A Master's degree with a minimum 75% average in a relevant field (normally Kinesiology, Recreation and Leisure Studies, or Health Studies and Gerontology, but other degrees in Life, Behavioural and Social Sciences could be suitable as well).
  • Letter stating research interests and why the student wishes to pursue graduate studies.
  • Three references from faculty members who taught the student while in a Master's program. Normally, one must be from the Master’s supervisor.
  • Proof of English language proficiency, if applicable. TOEFL 90 (writing 25 speaking 25), IELTS 7.0 (writing 6.5, speaking 6.5)

Approximate tuition, fees, and living costs

  • Canadian and permanent resident students, full-time: $2,254.00 tuition and $470.90 incidental fees per term (as of fall 2019)
  • International students, full-time: $6,972.00 tuition and $682.90 incidental fees per term (as of fall 2019)
  • Study and living costs

Application deadline

  • February 1, 2020 (for admission in September 2020)