M.Sc. On Campus

Geography, Urban and Environmental Studies

24 months
622 CAD/credit 13995 CAD/year
284 CAD/credit 6390 CAD/year
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With The MSc in Geography, Urban and Environmental Studies at Concordia University Montréal you will join a dynamic cohort of students that includes young scholars and professionals with practical work experience. 


Program Details

The MSc in Geography, Urban and Environmental Studies program offered by Concordia University Montréal looks at how today's environment is physically, politically and economically constructed. Human activity has caused unprecedented levels of environmental change in the past few decades.

Our research-active faculty members have backgrounds in the natural sciences, social sciences and humanities and have published in numerous prestigious journals.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Topics in Environmental Assessment
  • Data Collection and Analysis for EA
  • Geographical Information Systems for EA
  • Field Course in EA
  • Indigenous Peoples and Environmental Assessment
  • Internship and Report in EA
  • Indigenous Peoples and the Environment
  • Special Topics in Geography
  • Directed Studies
  • Advanced Qualitative Research Methods
  • Advanced Quantitative Research Methods
  • Research Proposal Seminar
  • Sustainable Transportation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


45 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A minimum GPA of 3.30 in a BA or BSc in Geography, Planning, or Environmental Science, or an equivalent degree in a related field of study from a recognized university.
  • Admission is contingent on the availability of an appropriate faculty member in the Department to serve as supervisor.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13995 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 622 CAD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    6390 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 284 CAD per credit during 24 months.

Quebec residents: $90,84 per credit.

Living costs for Montréal

1074 - 1759 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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