The goal of the Kinesiology (PhD) program at University of Victoria, British Columbia is for you to develop the technical, intellectual and conceptual skills to conduct original research and critically read the literature in the area of physical activity and health and in the context of schools, work, community and sport.
Graduates of the Kinesiology (PhD) program play key leadership and research roles in specific areas related to physical activity and health.
- Doctoral seminar
- Elective graduate level courses
- Candidacy Examination
- 36 months
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Make contact with your prospective supervisor (see faculty proifiles) and establish whether to apply or not
- Visit the Graduate Admissions and Records website. Follow the instructions on how to apply to become a UVic graduate student.
- For admission to the Kinesiology (MA) program the following documents will need to be submitted to Graduate Admissions and Records: Assessment reports from two academic referees who can speak to your ability to undertake advanced studies
- Your academic transcripts
- A letter of intent (see Letter of intent section)
- Evidence of English language proficiency (if relevant, see the Faculty of Graduate Studies website for more information about English Language proficiency)Assistance
International5074 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 2537 CAD per semester during 36 months.
National4022 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 2011 CAD per semester during 36 months.
Living costs for Victoria
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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