Program Information

School: University of Toronto – Mississauga
Faculty: Arts and Science
Degree: Bachelor; Honours
Field of Study: Astronomy
Description: Astronomy, of all the sciences, is perhaps the most wide-ranging in its content and in its implications. It embraces such topics as the origin and evolution of the planets, stars, galaxies and the whole universe; the conditions for the origin of life on earth and elsewhere; the behaviour of matter in environments never experienced on earth, and in general, the influence of the universe on mankind’s thinking down through the ages. Because of its breadth, it has always formed a valuable part of a general education.
URL: Astronomy (HBSc) at University of Toronto – Mississauga
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*

The cost listed is effective for the 2018-2019 academic year.

Careers: Astronomers

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 75 to 79
Prerequisites:*

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

  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Advanced Functions 
  •  Grade12 Physics 

Grade 12 Chemistry and Calculus and Vectors are recommended. Applicants are required to have an average of mid to high 70s.

Test Scores:

  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 100] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5]