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Earth Science 118
2500 University Dr. NW
Calgary, Alberta T2N 1N4 Canada
T. 403.220.5184
F. 403.284-0074

Doctoral (PhD) Thesis-based

Degree requirements:

  • Two full-course equivalents
  • Number of hours: 6 to 12 hours per week per 12-week semester
  • Minimum GPA: 3.0 (base used: 4.0 point)
  • Residence requirement: Yes
  • Foreign language(s): No
  • Computer language: No
  • Comprehensive exam: Yes
  • Dissertation: Yes
  • Other requirements: Thesis proposal

PhD students are allowed a maximum of 6 years to complete the program.

Visit the University of Calgary Graduate Calendar to find out more.