University of Ottawa/Université d'Ottawa - Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies

Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
115 Séraphin Marion Street
Ottawa, ON
Canada K1N 6N5

Globalization and International Development

Program Information
Faculty: Graduate Programs
Degree: Master; Co-op
Field of Study: Development Economics and International Development
Description The School of International Development and Global Studies (SIDGS) in collaboration with the Faculty of Arts, the Faculty of Law (common law and droit civil), and the Faculty of Social Sciences offers an interdisciplinary programs leading to a Master of Arts (MA) in Globalization and International Development. The program draws on the expertise of professors in economics, geography, history, law, political science, religious studies, sociology and anthropology and it benefits from the strength of numerous advanced research institutes and centres. Students are provided with the training needed to address complex, multifaceted problems that may simultaneously encompass economic, political, social, cultural, religious, legal, ethical and environmental elements. The program is administered by a program committee, composed of representatives from the participating academic units and chaired by the program director.
Website: Globalization and International Development at University of Ottawa/Université d'Ottawa - Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
Thesis Based? Yes
Length: 2 Year(s)
Cost per year:
Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%): 75 to 75
Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 650] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 8.0] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 114-115]
Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  • Statement of Research Interests
Two letters of recommendation, letter of intent outlining the candidate’s interest in the program and relevant academic and practical experience, and official transcripts of all universities attended are required.

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.
* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Last Updated: August 18, 2018