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Sophie Castel, Bachelor of Science, Mathematical Science. Orangeville District Secondary School, Orangeville, ON.

Theoretical Physics

Immerse yourself in a more mathematically-oriented approach to physics, in Theoretical Physics. Develop mathematical skills needed to harness the fundamentals of topics like black holes, the internal quark structure of protons and neutrons, and the underpinnings of high temperature superconductivity. Take challenging courses to build excellent problem solving and computing abilities for a wide variety of careers.

You might also be interested in studying  Biological and Medical Physics; Chemical Physics; Nanoscience; Physical Science; Physics; or select from our other majors.

Sample Careers

  • Cosmologist
  • Financial modelling consultant
  • Quantum computer researcher
  • Information technology specialist

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For more information, please visit:

University of Guelph
50 Stone Road East
Guelph, Ontario, N1G 2W1