The Department of Geoscience provides excellent opportunities for research in most areas of geology, geophysics, and hydrology. The varied research interests of the faculty provide opportunities for a wide range of graduate research topics as well as collaborative projects with faculty who have different specialties.
The MSc thesis based program allows a maximum of 4 years to completion but it is encouraged that students finish in 2 years. PhD students are allowed a maximum of 6 years to complete the program. Course-based students are allowed a maximum of 6 years to complete program requirements.