The Department of Engineering Physics offers programmes of study leading to the M.A.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in Engineering Physics. For admission to the M.A.Sc. degree programme, a strong baccalaureate degree with at least a B standing (equivalent to McMaster’s GPA – 8.0) in engineering, mathematics or the physical sciences is required.

Entrance Scholarship

A one-time Entrance Scholarship in the amount of $5,000 will be awarded to students with an A- GPA from their Undergraduate Degree Program.

Admission Deadlines

  • For September – April 30
  • For January – November 30
  • For May – March 31


  • GPA of B (73 – 76%)
  • TOEFL score minimum requirement is 550 paper based, 80 iBT and 213 computer based
  • IELTS minimum is 6.5

Please note: McMaster is currently updating its admission application system.  As such, if you come across any errors in your application, or you find you are unable to submit your application, please email and we will contact you.

Go to → On-Line Admission Application

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