At a glance:

Application deadline

  • January 9 (for admission in September)
  • June 1 (for admission in January of the following year)
  • October 1 (for admission in May of the following year)

Graduate research fields

  • Astrophysics and Gravitation
  • Atomic Molecular and Optical Physics
  • Biophysics
  • Chemical Physics
  • Condensed Matter and Materials Physics
  • Industrial and Applied Physics
  • Quantum Computing
  • Subatomic Physics

Graduate specializations

  • Quantum Technology (coursework option only)

Study options

  • Thesis
  • Master's Research Paper
  • Coursework

Minimum admission requirements

  • An Honours Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in Science with at least a 75% standing
  • Graduate Record Examination (GRE) Physics subject test scores for all students who have completed their post-secondary education outside of Canada
  • Three references, two academic
  • 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 $491.01 incidental fees per term (as of January 2021)
  • International students, full-time: $7,254.00 tuition and $703.01 incidental fees per term (as of January 2021)
  • Study and living costs