Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
845 Sherbrooke Street West
Canada H3A 2T5
Economics: Development Studies (M.A. Non-Thesis)
||Faculty of Arts
|Field of Study:
||Economics, GeneralHuman Development and Family Studies, General
||For those students interested in the interdisciplinary study of development, anchored in Economics, the Department offers the Development Studies Option (DSO). This program is offered as an option within existing M.A. programs in the Departments of Geography, History, Political Science, Anthropology, Economics, and Sociology. Students enter through one of the participating departments and must meet the M.A. requirements of that unit. Students will take an interdisciplinary seminar and a variety of graduate-level courses on international development issues.
||Economics: Development Studies (M.A. Non-Thesis) at McGill University - Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
|Areas of Research:
||Development Studies, Social Statistics
|Cost per year:
Cost per year represents typical annual fees based on 30 credits taken during Fall and Winter terms.
|Additional Admission Requirements:
An Honours B.A. in Economics is the normal requirement, although students holding an ordinary B.A., whether in economics or another discipline, may also be eligible for admission. Students judged by the Admissions Committee to have deficiencies in their preparation in economics may be admitted to a Qualifying year in which they undertake advanced undergraduate work.
Students who have not previously passed a suitable course in statistics must take the undergraduate Honours Statistics course, ECON 257D1/ECON 257D2. Students are also expected to have completed or to complete three terms of introductory calculus and at least one term of linear algebra.
- Letter(s) of Reference
- Statement of Research Interests
* 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: October 21, 2017