132
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

University of Calgary / Department of Geoscience is located in Calgary, AB, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (M Sc) Geology
Master of Science (M Sc) Geophysics
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Geology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Geophysics
Master of Science (M Sc) Hydrology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Hydrology

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 17
Doctoral Degrees 4

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Thesis Required
Doctoral Degrees Thesis Required
Candidacy exam

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

104
Applied
31
Accepted
26
Enrolled
30%

Applying

100
Application Fee - Domestic
130
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline February 1st February 1st Yes
Winter deadline September 1st September 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Requirements B!Sc
Doctoral Degree Requirements Honors B!Sc or M!Sc
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards February 1
Types of financial support available Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

132
Total Graduate Students
13%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
86%
Out-of-state students

Gender

Male (62%)
Female (37%)

Faculty

27
Total faculty
Full-time (22)
Part-time (5)
Male (24)
Female (3)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Geochemistry, petrology, paleontology, stratigraphy, exploration and solid-earth geophysics
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 2500 University Drive, NW
Calgary, AB  T2N 1N4
Canada
Contact Charles Murray Henderson
Head
Email: charles.henderson@ucalgary.ca
Phone: 403-220-6170