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The University of British Columbia / Department of Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences is located in Vancouver, BC, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Geological engineering
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Geophysics
Master of Engineering (M Eng) Geological engineering
Master of Science (M Sc) Atmospheric science
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Geological sciences
Master of Science (M Sc) Geophysics
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Atmospheric science
Master of Science (M Sc) Oceanography
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Oceanography
Master of Science (M Sc) Geological sciences
Master of Applied Science (MA Sc) Geological engineering
Master of Applied Science (MA Sc) Geophysics

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees 1 Foreign Language
Thesis Required for some
Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required



Application Fee - Domestic
Application Fee - International

Entrance Requirements

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Types of financial support available Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships



Focus of faculty research: Oceans and atmosphere, environmental earth science, hydro geology, mineral deposits, geophysics
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 2020-2207 Main Mall
Vancouver, BC  V6T 1Z4

Phone: 604-822-2211