• Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration

Overview

Businesses, non-government organizations and the public sector are increasingly incorporating these practices into their planning. Managers who understand them will be at the forefront in guiding the world towards sustainable businesses, communities and environments.

Two program options: the same core content, with more options to specialize

  • The Master of Science in Environmental Economics and Management (MScEEM) at Thompson Rivers University provides graduates with an understanding of the business environment, specialized knowledge in the emerging area of sustainability as well as academic and applied research expertise through the completion of a graduate thesis or project.

Careers

Graduates are prepared to make major contributions to the field of economic sustainable management.

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Principles of Environmental Economics and Natural Resource Economics
  • Applied Microeconomics for Sustainable Management
  • Foundations of Cost-Benefit Analysis
  • Valuation Methods for Cost-Benefit Analysis
  • Sustainable Community Economic Development
  • Applications of Environmental Economics and Natural Resource Economics
  • Sustainable Macroeconomic Development
  • Policy and Regulation for Sustainable Management

Detailed Programme Facts

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    88

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  • Minimum required score:

    570

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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General Requirements

  • An acceptable three or four-year undergraduate degree in any discipline with a minimum B average (GPA of 3.0 on a scale of 4.33 or local equivalent) in the last 60 credits; and
  • Successfully completed each course in the GDBA with a minimum overall GPA of 3.00 or receive a course waiver for some or all of the GDBA courses based on their previous academic record. Applicants with a 4-year business degree from an acceptable institution may be eligible to proceed directly to the MEEM program.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1300 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 650 CAD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    1782 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 891 CAD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Kamloops

  • 1240 - 1930 CAD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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