Conservation Leadership, Master | University of Guelph | Guelph, Canada
24 months
15332 CAD/year
6412 CAD/year
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The Conservation Leadership program of University of Guelph has been carefully designed to meet the needs of the conservation sector with an emphasis on innovative conservation practice including Indigenous-led conservation governance and private and working lands conservation.


Key facts

The Conservation Leadership program of University of Guelph has been expressly created to allow working conservation professionals the flexibility to complete course work while at the same time continuing to work in the field with their organization. Flexibility is provided through a hybrid teaching format, combining in-class and online learning.

Are you interested in

  • Leadership
  • Indigenous-led Conservation
  • Strategic Planning 
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Team Building
  • Evidence-Based Decision-Making
  • Partnership Development

Career opportunities

  • Senior leadership roles within the conservation sector. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Special Topics in Geography
  • Research Methods
  • Geographic Scholarship and Research
  • Research Project in Geography
  • Environmental Management and Governance
  • Global Hydrology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 3 years working experience in the field of conservation post Bachelor’s Degree
  • A B+ (77%) average in the last completed degree
  • A strong letter of recommendation from current or recent employer emphasizing the applicant’s leadership potential
  • A statement of interest from the applicant

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    15332 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7666 CAD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    6412 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3206 CAD per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Guelph

1157 - 1804 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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