M.Sc. in Materials Physics

Brock University

St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada
M.Sc. in Materials Physics
Duration17 Months
LevelMasters Program
  • The program provides an intensive hands-on graduate training in advanced experimental, theoretical, and computational techniques of modern materials science
  • It focuses on the applications of condensed-matter Physics to the development and characterization of novel materials, from semiconductors to thin films to superconductors to liposomes
  • Graduates will opt for a career as materials scientists at various sectors like in industry, government agencies, research institutes and universities worldwide
  • International students will receive a thorough training in the use of technical English and in the style of technical and scientific interactions in the workplace, starting with a Graduate Student Preparatory Program
  • The program is based on Master’s International Student Program (ISP) consisting of two months of language training starting at the beginning of August followed by three four-months-long academic terms
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & fees1782434 INR
Hostel & Meals729834 INR
Insurance36030 INR
Transportation25983 INR
Health, transit & service fee45037 INR
Books and Supplies50523 INR
Miscellaneous Expense121254 INR
Health and wellness fee1155 INR
Student association and service fee4619 INR
Recreation and athletic fee3407 INR
Clothing expense28870 INR
Graduate student preparation fees56297 INR
Total1103009 INR

Entry Criteria

Class 12thNo specific cutoff mentioned
  • Applicants must hold a four-year Bachelor's degree, or equivalent, from an accredited University, in Physics or a closely related discipline, with an average of not less than B average (75%) over the last two years of full-time undergraduate study
  • Applicants holding an undergraduate degree without sufficient background in Physics may be required to complete additional qualifying undergraduate courses prior to an admission into the MSMP program
  • Sufficient knowledge of English is required 
ExamsTOEFL: 80
  • With no subtest below 19

IELTS: 6.5
  • With no subtest below 5.5

PTE: 60
  • With no subtest below 60

Additional info
  • ELP Waiver- Applicants who have completed the required years of post-secondary work in English, at an institution where English was the only language of instruction, may request a waiver of the English Proficiency Test submission requirements
  • GRE is recommended but not required
  • Interview-A personal interview will be arranged, via a suitable teleconference facility if necessary
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