University of Manitoba

Geophysics

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Program Information

School:University of Manitoba
Faculty:Clayton H. Riddell Faculty of Environment, Earth, and Resources
Degree:Bachelor; Honours
Field of Study:Geophysics and Seismology
Description:Geophysicists use the principles of physics and mathematics to study the Earth’s surface, internal structure and composition, atmosphere and magnetosphere. The many overlapping fields in Geophysics include: Earthquake Seismology, Exploration Seismology, Electromagnetic Geophysics, Gravity and Magnetic Geophysics, Geodesy, Geomagnetism as well as Geodynamics and High-Pressure Geophysics.
URL:Geophysics at University of Manitoba
Course Based:Yes
Length:4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $18,800

Admission Requirements

Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 Precalculus 
  •  Grade12 Physics 
  •  Grade12 Chemistry 
  •   English 

High school graduation including 5 full credits at the Grade 12 level.
A minimum average of 70% over the following, with no less than 60% in each course:
1. English
2. Pre-Calculus Mathematics
3. Chemistry
4. Physics

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on January 12, 2021