BKin Research

BKIN Research Courses: KPE390Y/490Y/495H

BKin Research will put you on the leading edge of advancements in the field of Kinesiology and Physical Education. Available for upper year students, you have the opportunity to learn about the research process and conduct a research study. Collaborate on defining the research question, collecting and analyzing data, and interpreting the findings. 

Applications are now open!

What can you expect from BKin Research?

  • Work alongside a professor, gaining hands-on experience conducting research
  • Challenge assumptions; test new ideas
  • Develop critical reading and academic writing skills
  • Learn research processes and methodologies
  • Conduct data collection and analyses
  • Present research findings at the Annual Bertha Rosenstadt National Undergraduate Research Conference

Course Registration

Students are advised to contact potential faculty advisors as soon as possible as each faculty member can accept only a limited number of students.

​​​​The application process consists of completing an online form with two steps - prerequisite and advisor-student agreement forms. Students are not able to enrol themselves in these courses on ACORN, but will be added to the course by Registrar’s Office staff once the enrolment forms are received and approved. 

Please contact us at undergrad.kpe@utoronto.ca if you have any questions about the application process.


  • Full-year courses (Y courses, 2024-2025): Monday, August 19, 2024
  • Winter course (S course, 2025W): Monday, November 25, 2024
  • TCPS-2 Core Tutorial: Monday, September 30, 2024
  • Conference Abstract: Monday, March 03, 2025
  • Conference: Friday, March 28, 2025
  • Final Paper: Friday, April 24, 2025

Template application forms for your reference:


Complete the online application form for BKin Research courses now