Water Security, Master | Online | University of Saskatchewan | Canada
12 months
9396 CAD/year
4698 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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The Water Security MWS program offered at University of Saskatchewan is a cross-disciplinary, project-based and professional-style program that may be completed in 12 months of full time study.


Program Details

University of Saskatchewan students are trained in science, engineering and policy analysis to investigate water security issues of regional, national and international significance through a holistic lens. Graduates are ready to become water scientists, managers and policy-makers with the necessary expertise to tackle the complex and multidisciplinary water problems facing us now, and in the future. The Water Security MWS program offered at University of Saskatchewan is a joint initiative between the School of Environment and Sustainability and the Global Institute for Water Security - a world-leading centre focused on research that addresses issues such as climate change and water resources, flooding and drought, and the social and policy environment surrounding water management. 

The U of S has one of the highest concentrations of faculty working in water research worldwide and is the destination point for those seeking integrated, comprehensive training in water security. Join us and study with one of the strongest water research communities in North America. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Applied pedology
  • Wetland soils
  • Ecological economics
  • Water Quality
  • Aquatic ecology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits



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 (e.g. 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

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    9396 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9396 CAD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    4698 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4698 CAD per year during 12 months.


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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