24 months
6730 CAD/year
4260 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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The Geography department at University of Saskatchewan supports graduate studies in both human and physical geography. Apply to the Geography MA/MSc program offered by University of Saskatchewan.


Geography MA/MSc at University of Saskatchewan - Program Details

Geography graduate training and research in the department focuses on:

  • Environmental Studies, Policy, Management, and Assessment
  • Geographic Information Science and Remote Sensing
  • Hydrological and Ecohydrological Processes and Modeling
  • Landscape Analysis and Environmental Change
  • Regional, Urban and Watershed Planning
  • Aboriginal and Health Studies

University of Saskatchewan use a range of research methods including quantitative and modeling techniques as well as qualitative research techniques.  Field work spans the country with well instrumented field sites in the Canadian North and the Rockies as well as selected urban and rural places across the country and internationally.  

The Department hosts a Canada Research Chair in Environmental Change and Water Resources, and is equipped with graduate student offices, laboratories, and research space for both the social and natural sciences with recent investments provided by the Canadian Foundation for Innovation, University, and Province of Saskatchewan.

The department also shares the university commitment to develop partnerships between communities and the university and to engage in research projects that improve conditions for people living in the province.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Quaternary geology; geoarchaeology; marine biology; marine geology
  • GIS; geography; health; navigation; spatial cognition
  • Erosion models; geomorphology; hydrology; water
  • Indigenous; aboriginal; community; culture; disease; health
  • Digital terrain analysis; Landscape analysis; TOPAZ; Watershed modeling; digital

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • a cumulative weighted average of at least a 70% (U of S grade system equivalent) in the last two years of study (i.e. 60 credit units)
  • a four-year honours degree, or equivalent, from a recognized college or university in an academic discipline relevant to the proposed field of study
  • Academic record which shows promise of the ability to successfully pursue advanced study and research

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    6730 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6730 CAD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    4260 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4260 CAD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Saskatoon

1279 - 1865 CAD /month
Living costs

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


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