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

Geography - Canadian Studies

Program Information
Faculty: Graduate Programs
Degree: Doctorate
Field of Study: Canadian StudiesGeography
Description The objectives of the department are to foster awareness of the field of Geography, and to add to the body of geographic knowledge and methodology through teaching and research. The department also endeavours to prepare specialized teachers and researchers to meet the demands of the teaching profession and of various public and private agencies. The Department of Geography offers a master of arts (with thesis), a master of science (with thesis), a master in geography (without thesis) and a PhD in geography. In certain cases, students may be admitted to the master's in geography on a part-time basis. The Department of Geography is a participating unit in the collaborative program in Canadian Studies at the PhD level. This program has been established for students wishing to enrich their training by including an interdisciplinary component in Canadian Studies.
Website: Geography - Canadian Studies 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. 580] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 92-93] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5]
Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  • Statement of Research Interests
Two letters of recommendation 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 17, 2018