University of Windsor - Faculty of Graduate Studies


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School:University of Windsor - Faculty of Graduate Studies
Faculty:Faculty of Human Kinetics
Field of Study:Kinesiology and Exercise Science
Description:The PhD program in Kinesiology at the University of Windsor enjoys a national and international reputation for excellence. Graduate students are able to learn about all aspects of physical activity, and human movement through studies in sport management and applied human performance. The main goal of the PhD program in Kinesiology is to allow students interested in the Movement Science or Socio-cultural aspects of Kinesiology to develop excellence in designing, conducting and disseminating research knowledge to the broader community including: the workplace; sport, teaching, and leisure environments; and exercise physical activity and rehabilitation settings. Areas of Research Include: Biomechanics and Ergonomics, Motor Behaviour and Lifespan Development, Physical Activity and Cardiovascular Research (PACR), Sport and Exercise Psychology, Sport Management
URL:Kinesiology at University of Windsor - Faculty of Graduate Studies
Thesis Based:Yes
Cost per year:*
International: $8,863

Costs represent fees per term.

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*77 to 100
Test Scores:
  • International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 250] or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 7] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 100] or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery [min. 85]
Application Notes : If applying internationally, students must complete their English Language Proficiency test. Minimum English Proficiency Requirements: TOEFL - IBT 100, IELTS 7.0 (with no individual band lower than 6), Pearson - 68, MELAB - 85, CAEL - 70
Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  • Statement of Research Interests
  • Portfolio
Students applying to this program must have completed a master's degree in Kinesiology (MHK) or a related field. Applicant must submit: Three References (two academic), Resume/CV, Letter indicating proposed field of study, a sample of written work, and a personal statement of work.

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

* 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 April 25, 2023