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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 (MSc): Environmental Sustainability

   
Program Information
Faculty: Graduate Programs
Degree: Master
Field of Study: GeographySustainability Studies
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. In certain cases, students may be admitted to the master's in geography on a part-time basis.The master’s level Collaborative Program in Environmental Sustainability allows students registered in Geography master’s program to specialize in environmental sustainability. The guiding objective of the Collaborative Program is to provide graduate students with the knowledge and skills needed to identify and analyze the economic, legal, policy and scientific dimensions of environmental problems, and to employ an evidence-based approach to develop rational policy options for addressing those problems.
Website: Geography (MSc): Environmental Sustainability at University of Ottawa/Université d'Ottawa - Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
Thesis Based? Yes
Length: 2 Year(s)
Cost per year:
National:$9,924.10
Requirements
Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%): 75 to 75
Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 580] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 92-93]
Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  • Statement of Research Interests
Provide, in the case of thesis-based programs, a letter of recommendation from a professor confirming that he or she is willing to act as thesis supervisor; Submit a cover letter along with the application form indicating what research topic or area the student would like to pursue, and why the student wishes to do so as part of the Collaborative Program.

* 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