Master On Campus

Indigenous Relations

Laurentian University

24 months
21540 CAD/year
13068 CAD/year
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Work more effectively with Indigenous people by learning about Indigenous research, worldviews, traditional teachings, theories, and practices, with this Indigenous Relations program at Laurentian University.


Bring your knowledge and skills to Indigenous communities on a local, national, and international scale, with this Indigenous Relations program at Laurentian University.

Gain this desirable skill set as Indigenous communities continue to grow and expand. Learn to develop research proposals, and policies for social, political, environmental, and health with a thorough understanding of the Indigenous perspective.

Obtain a better understanding of the issues facing Canada's Indigenous population today and how to effectively build relationships with those communities. Study historical and current relations between Indigenous and non-Indigenous societies. Learn about Indigenous culture through literature, human rights, politics, ecology, and governance.


  • Graduates can rest assured knowing there is a multitude of career options they can explore post-graduation. Some career options include, but are not limited to: Indigenous organizations, community development, administration, policy development, United Nations, research and development, education, training and management and health.
  • Many careers can be found in the public and private sector.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Indigenous Relations and Worldviews
  • Indigenous Research Methodologies
  • Natural Resources and the Environment from Indigenous Perspectives
  • Indigenous Relations in Community Contexts
  • The United Nations and International Indigenous Issues
  • Special Topics in Indigenous Relations
  • Indigenous Relations Master’s Thesis

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

  • Students admitted to the program should have an appropriate Honours Bachelor Degree with Indigenous/Aboriginal content, with an average of at least 70%. 
  • Should a student not meet the minimum requirements, the student will have the option of completing a qualifying year before being considered, though the qualifying year does not automatically ensure admission into the program.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21540 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21540 CAD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    13068 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13068 CAD per year during 24 months.
  • National: $4356 per trimester
  • International: $7180 per trimester

Living costs for Greater Sudbury

1015 - 1615 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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