Why to study
The International Studies at University of Northern British Columbia , draws on courses from 11 different graduate programs and is managed jointly by the Department of Economics and the Department of Global and International Studies.
Broadly understood as processes that affect people(s), regions and/or countries in the Global South and northern areas including the Arctic, global development is examined from multiple perspectives. These perspectives include those of international agencies and civil society organizations. Both mainstream and critical approaches to development studies are examined. The challenges facing the global environment and potential solutions are analysed. Interactions between global development and the environment and between local and global scales are examined.
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- Global Economy and Development
- Poverty, Inequality and Development
- International Regimes
- Comparative Northern Development
- Environmental Anthropology
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- 24 months
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DisciplinesInternational Relations Public Policy View 40 other Masters in International Relations in Canada
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
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- An application for admission to Graduate Programs.
- Respective application fee(s).
- Three assessment reports (letters of reference) submitted directly to UNBC from the referees.
- Official transcripts (one copy) from all post-secondary institutions attended.
- Statement of Academic Interests (letter of intent).
- Official English Language Test Scores (required for applicants whose first language is NOT English) sent directly to UNBC from the testing agencies.
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International4996 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 2498 CAD per semester during 24 months.
National3568 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1784 CAD per semester during 24 months.
PT: Nat: $924 /semester
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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