Program Information

School: University of Toronto – Scarborough
Faculty: Physical and Environmental Sciences
Degree: Bachelor; Honours
Field of Study: Astrophysics
Physics, General
Description: Physics is the foundation of astronomy, chemistry, geology, engineering, and much of technology. Physics examines the principles that govern how and why materials move and influence each other. Astrophysics examines core principles in Physics, and applies these to the interactions and evolutions of all objects in the universe. Planets, stars, galaxies, black holes and the universe as a whole is further investigated. The study of Physics and Astrophysics involves both mathematics, and techniques of experimentation.

URL: Physics & Astrophysics (HBSc) at University of Toronto – Scarborough
Course Based: Yes
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*

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

Careers: Physicists,Astronomers

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 75 to 100
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 Calculus and Vectors 
  •  Grade12 Physics 

Applicants are required to have a High school diploma (OSSD), at least six (6) Grade 12 “U” or “M” courses.