Minimum admission requirements:

  • Normally a Master's degree in Physics, with at least a 75% standing.

  • Students with an undergraduate degree in Physics may apply for admission directly to the PhD program. Successful applicants will have an outstanding academic record, breadth of knowledge in physics, and strong letters of recommendation.

  • Graduate Record Examination (GRE) Physics subject test scores for all students who have completed their post-secondary education outside of Canada.

    • Due to COVID-19, the Physics subject GRE test requirement is optional for fall 2021 admissions. You may choose to include the results of GRE tests if you have taken them, but the tests are not required for admission.

  • Three academic references

  • Proof of English language proficiency, if applicable. TOEFL 90 (writing 25 speaking 25), IELTS 7.0 (writing 6.5, speaking 6.5)