The University of Windsor has moved to an “essential service only” model. Learn More.

Research-based Programs

Our research-based programs in Physics include our PhD program and MSc program (Thesis & Major-Paper options). The Doctoral program is typically completed in four years by candidates who have a Master's degree and in five years by candidated who enter directly after an honour's Bachelor's degree. The typical completion time for our research-based Master's programs is two years for the Thesis option and one year for the Major-Paper option. Student who earn research-based degrees pursue careers in a variety of fields such as, higher education, government, scientific publishing, and technical fields. 

Detailed information about our research-based Doctoal and Master's programs can be found in the Physics Graduate Handbook

General information on our Physics Graduate Programs can be found on the Graduate Studies webpage