- The objective of the M.Sc. program is to immerse students in the excitement of original discovery, and to further develop their analytic skills and powers of critical thought.
- The degree provides academic courses and research opportunities to educate students in advanced physics; it provides a solid foundation for those who choose to continue their studies at the PhD level.
- Students who pursue a career outside the academic sector after obtaining an MSc have been trained in problem solving and research methods, computation and advanced mathematics, and communication skills; they can utilize their technical skills and insights in a diverse range of careers.
- The objective of the Ph.D. program is to immerse students in the excitement of original discovery, and bring them to an internationally competitive level of achievement.
- The program is designed to provide a broad knowledge of Physics and training in techniques of physics research, as well as training in the art of scientific communication.
- Students are fostered to operate with autonomy in analyzing scientific work and in setting research objectives, with the ultimate goal being for them to thrive as independent researchers.
- Atomic, molecular, and optical (AMO) physics
- Materials science
- Biomedical physics
Program Specific Admission Requirements
Deadline for Fall:
May 1 (Domestic applicants)
February 1 (International applicants)
Minimum TOEFL: IBT-83
Minimum IELTS: 6.5
Minimum Pearson: 65
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) Advanced Physics Test for applicants whose native language is not English and who have not attended an English instruction university.