Future Students

The Department of Physics and Astronomy offers graduate programs leading to MSc and PhD degrees in both disciplines. We are seeking motivated, passionate students looking to jump-start their careers in research and teaching. In considering Western, you are making an informed choice for your graduate experience. We believe that our people, facilities, and research opportunities are second to none.

Join our department to gain experience in conducting research, instructing undergraduate students, and make connections within industry and academia. We offer opportunities to work with leading researchers in world-class labs and state-of-art facilities, both on campus and around the world.