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The Department of Physics and Atmospheric Science prides itself on providing graduate students with cutting-edge, world-class research opportunities in a collegial environment.

Our friendly faculty and staff create an environment where ideas and research facilities are shared between groups comprised of both master’s and doctoral students. In addition to our graduate programs in physics and atmospheric science, we also offer graduate seminars that bring in a variety of speakers to complement students’ learning experience.

The department offers exciting opportunities in four major areas of research that are very important not only here in Canada but around the world:

  • materials physics
  • atmospheric science
  • applied physics

To be considered for either a MSc or PhD program in Physics and Atmospheric Science, prospective students must fill out the pre-application form [PDF - 51 KB]. Find out more about the pre-application process.

For more information on how to apply, visit our Admissions section.

MSc in Physics and Atmospheric Science

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PhD in Physics and Atmospheric Science

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