MScSM On Campus

Sustainability Management

University of Toronto

20 months
35770 CAD/year
16880 CAD/year
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The Sustainability Management program at the University of Toronto provides the training for graduates to act outside the traditional disciplinary black boxes; integrate knowledge from management, social, and natural sciences to address sustainability issues; and make leading contributions and lasting advances in sustainability management.


About this Degree

The Sustainability Management program at the University of Toronto is unique among science and management graduate programs by providing a strong foundation in sustainability management while offering an opportunity to specialize in a management or science concentration.

The program is designed for students from diverse backgrounds such as management science, social science, natural science, and engineering. The program was developed in consultation with leaders and future employers in business, non-profit, research, and government organizations.

The MScSM degree is for individuals who want to pursue management careers in sustainability-related divisions and organizations.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Principles of Sustainability Management
  • Decision Making for Sustainability Management
  • Ecosystem Science
  • Managing Sustainable Organizations
  • Environmental Science
  • Sustainability Law and Policy
  • Social Dimensions of Sustainability

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 20 months

Start dates & application deadlines


9 alternative credits

9.0 FCEs


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants are admitted under the General Regulations of the School of Graduate Studies. Applicants must also satisfy the Institute for Management and Innovation's additional admission requirements stated below.

  • An appropriate undergraduate degree from a recognized university in any area of natural science, social science, management, and engineering or any management, environment, or natural resource-driven background with a standing equivalent to at least a mid-B in the final year of the program.

  • Successful completion of an undergraduate statistics or mathematics course (0.5 full-course equivalent [FCE] or equivalent).

  • Resumé/curriculum vitae (CV).

  • Letter of intent outlining the applicant's interest in sustainability issues (750 words).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    35770 CAD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 35770 CAD per year during 20 months.
  • National

    16880 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16880 CAD per year during 20 months.

Living costs for Toronto

1502 - 2563 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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