Brandon University - Graduate Studies

Graduate Studies
270 - 18th Street
Brandon, MB
Canada R7A 6A9

Rural Development

Program Information
Faculty: Department of Rural Development
Degree: Master
Field of Study: City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning
Description The Master of Rural Development degree provides students with the following: knowledge of current development theory; the ability to apply knowledge to their selected area of interest; skills in understanding and participating in rural governance; technical skills in research design and reporting; basic training in community relations, networking, group facilitation, and development planning; an understanding of the formulation and role of policy in rural development; and knowledge of the structure and functioning of rural society.
Website: Rural Development at Brandon University - Graduate Studies
Thesis Based? Yes
Length: 1 Year(s)
Cost per year:

Tuition varies according to situation. For more information see:
Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%): 70 to 79
Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 580] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Computer Based) [min. 233] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 92] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 7.0] or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery [min. 85]
Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference

* 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: July 04, 2015