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: $14,700

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 85
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 

MB High School Graduation (5 full credits at the Grade 12 level in courses designated S, G, or U) A minimum 85% average over the following, with no less than 60% in each course: 1. Chemistry 40S 2. Physics 40S 3. Pre-Calculus Mathematics 40S