Clinical Medical Biophysics

Master of Science (MSc)



Program Websites


Program Contacts

Wendy Hough (whough@uwo.ca)
Graduate Program Assistant

Department of Medical Biophysics

Western University
Medical Sciences Rm 407A
London, Ontario N6A 5C1

t. 519-661-2111 Ext. 86550

Kathleen Petts (askmbp@schulich.uwo.ca)
Graduate Recruitment Coordinator

Department of Medical Biophysics

Western University
Medical Sciences Rm 407
London, Ontario N6A 5C1

t. 519-661-2111 ext. 88030
f. 519-661-2123

CAMPEP-accredited, one-year course-based program

This is a one-year course-based MSc degree taught by university and hospital-based faculty.

Courses include radiobiology, medical imaging, radiological physics, anatomy/physiology, practice and quality assurance and practical radiotherapy physics.

Program Length

  • Three terms (one year)

Program Design

  • Full-time study
  • Course-based

Funding Information

OSAP

Admission Requirements

  • A four-year degree from an accredited institution.
  • A four-year undergraduate degree in physics, engineering, or an undergraduate minor in physics. The minor is defined by completing at least three upper level traditional physics courses. All applications are adjudicated by the CAMPEP Program Director.
  • Consideration will be given to applicants with a minimum of 78% average, however, preference will be given to applicants with a minimum of an A- or 80% average (based on the last two years of study).

English Language Proficiency

Applicants whose first language is not English must furnish evidence of their proficiency in the use of the English language:

The Medical Biophysics graduate program ONLY accepts iBT TOEFL scores. Only complete applications with an overall iBT score of 92 will be considered with no individual score below 20 for the internet based version.

Application Deadline

  • Domestic Students: For Fall Term 2020 admission the application open date is January 1 and the close date is June 30.

  • International Students: For Fall Term 2020 admission the application open date is January 1 and the close date is March 1.