B.Sc. On Campus

Physical Geography

University of Manitoba

48 months
18800 CAD/year
5500 CAD/year
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Physical Geography from University of Manitoba examines the natural and physical systems of the Earth including the atmosphere, biosphere, cryosphere (ice and snow), hydrosphere (water) and lithosphere (land surface). Physical geographers also look at the connections between these systems, how they change over time, and the implications of these changes. 


Physical Geography from University of Manitoba covers topics such as climate change, storms (including tornadoes), weather systems and other atmospheric phenomena. Biogeography is the study of the biosphere, and examines the geographic nature of plants, animals, and ecosystems. Hydrology is the study of the Earth’s water in its many forms including ice, snow, rivers, lakes, and groundwater. Lastly, geomorphology examines the nature of the Earth’s land surface features such as mountains and river.


  • Atmosphere & Hydrological Sciences
  • Geomatics
  • General Physical Geography
  • Arctic System Science (climate and environmental change)

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Severe Thunderstorms - Storm Chasing & Field Techniques
  • Sea Ice in the Arctic Marine System
  • Climate Change and Its Causes

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Demonstrate English language proficiency.
  • Meet the general entrance requirement based on your country or curriculum of study. Information on each country and for the Common International Curricula, which includes the International Baccalaureate (IB) and the British patterned Education (GCE)
  • Meet program-specific requirements based on your program(s) of choice.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18800 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18800 CAD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    5500 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5500 CAD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Winnipeg

1056 - 1650 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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