Physics (M.Sc.)

Study the universe, from sub atomic particles, to galaxies and beyond.


Find solutions for today’s biggest questions facing science and technology, instrumentation, measurement techniques, and model development.

Choose from two program options available on a full-time or part-time basis, the thesis program or the course work program. Select from many areas of research such as, particle astrophysics, medical physics, theoretical condensed matter physics, theoretical nuclear physics, and radiotherapy physics.

Take advantage of unique research opportunities at one of the founding universities of the award-winning SNOLAB (Breakthrough Prize and Nobel Prize).

Learn in a dynamic environment that emphasizes problem solving and abstract thinking.

Key Features

Gain skills that are transferrable and in-demand by top employers.
Study with state-of- the-art equipment and highly-trained faculty. Get hands-on experience for your career.
Be involved in scientific research that makes a real difference in advancing our understanding of the universe.

Career Opportunities

Graduates can rest assured knowing there is a multitude of career options they can explore post-graduation. Some career options include, but are not limited to: research and development, teaching, computing, health sciences, management and administration, product development, consulting, sales and marketing.

Many careers can be found in the public and private sector.

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