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bachelor

Degree

Bachelor of Science - Physical Geography

bachelor

Degree

Bachelor of Science - Physical Geography

Quick facts

  • Tuition

    $19,500 CAD

  • Application fee

    $120 CAD

  • Duration

    4 years

  • PGWP

    3 years

  • Min GPA

    70 out of 100

Options
Co-op

These items are optional and you can choose them as you wish after applying for the course.

Deadlines

Term start & deadline Deadline
Winter-January 01-October-2022 2022-10-01
Summer-May 01-March-2023 2023-03-01
Fall-September 01-March-2023 2023-03-01

Overview

Bachelor of Science - Physical Geography

Physical Geography at Manitoba University examines the natural and physical systems of the Earth including the atmosphere, biosphere, cryosphere (ice and snow), hydrosphere (water) and lithosphere (land surface).

Physical geographers also look at the connections between these systems, how they change over time, and the implications of these changes.

The Physical Geography program at the Clayton H. Riddell Faculty of Environment, Earth, and Resources gives you access to excellence.

Physical geography includes the study of the environment through aspects of atmospheric science, geomorphology, biogeography and hydrology. 

All of which draw upon the natural and applied sciences to understand the natural environment.

 

Estimate your cost

Residency
Count of person

$28,704

Total costs

yearly

Details


Cost of living 1 person $6,960
Accommodation 1 bed room $9,204
Tuition 1 person $19,500

Hourly wage

Min wage

11.95 CAD / 1 hour

in Canada every student can work 20 hour per week

Required documents

  • Transcripts and course information from previous studies
  • Proof of English language proficiency
  • A personal statement about your goals for the program
  • A portfolio of your previous work
  • An audition or interview (If required)
  • VISA and Passport

Language requirements

GRE
not required
GMAT
not required

IELTS

6.5
6
listening
6
writing
6
speaking
6
reading

TOEFL

86
20
listening
20
writing
20
speaking
20
reading

PTE

58
-
listening
-
writing
-
speaking
-
reading

Cambridge

180
-
listening
-
writing
-
speaking
-
reading
Language pathway (conditional offer) is available

The English Language Centre (ELC) at the University of Manitoba (UM) offers the full-time Intensive Academic English Program (IAEP). 

If the student does not meet the English Language Proficiency requirement for their program of interest, the student can take advantage of this program to obtain the Academic English language skills needed to complete a degree.

If you have already achieved one of these minimum test scores, you may be eligible to enter Level 5 of the IAEP directly:

  • 5.5 (Academic) or higher in the International English Language Testing System (IELTS).
  • 5.5 (Academic) or higher in the International English Language Testing System Indicator (IELTS Indicator) for Spring/Summer and Fall 2021 applications
  • Minimum 16 in each component and 70 overall on the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)
  • 3.5 Listening, 3.5 Reading and 3.5 Writing in the Canadian Test of English for Scholars and Trainees (CanTEST)*
  • 50 or higher in the Canadian Academic English Language Assessment (CAEL)
  • Duolingo English Test (95 and above) for Spring/Summer and Fall 2021 applications

Academic background and requirement

An equivalent minimum average of 70% over the following senior level courses, with no less than 60% in each course

  • English
  • Pre-Calculus Mathematics
  • Physics
  • One of Biology
  • Chemistry, or Computer Science

 

Career opportunities

  • Geomorphologist
  • Ecologist
  • Agrometeorologist
  • Glaciologists

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