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Agricultural Economics

University of Saskatchewan

M.Sc.
24 months
Duration
6730 CAD/year
4260 CAD/year
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About

The Department of Bioresource Policy, Business and Economics delivers the highly rated graduate degrees in Agricultural Economics. Agricultural Economics offered by University of Saskatchewan  provides opportunities for students to learn and use advanced theoretical and empirical methods in applied economics.

Overview

Program Details

Agricultural Economics at University of Saskatchewanprovides opportunities for students to learn and use advanced theoretical and empirical methods in applied economics. Research is applied to real world problems in the multifaceted agri-food sector which encompasses issues in resource management, environmental sustainability, production economics, supply chains, regulation, transport, food quality and safety, rural development, innovation management, public policy and international trade.

Use advanced theoretical and empirical methods in applied economics to study real world problems in the field of agriculture and food. Our department's areas of specialization are: natural resource economics; environmental sustainability and evaluation; international trade policy; supply chain management; public policy and regulation; farm business management; economics of technological change; rural development; agri-food marketing; food safety and quality; and agricultural production economics.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Natural resource economics
  • Environmental sustainability and evaluation
  • International trade policy
  • Supply chain management
  • Public policy and regulation
  • Farm business management
  • Economics of technological change
  • Rural development
  • Agri-food marketing
  • Food safety and quality
  • Agricultural production economics.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
B
B (recommended)

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
86
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

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 (i.e. 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
  • background training including training in mathematics, statistics, economic theory, and econometrics

Tuition Fee

  • International

    6730 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6730 CAD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    4260 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4260 CAD per year and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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