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M.Sc. On Campus

Agricultural Economics

University of Saskatchewan

24 months
Duration
8096 CAD/year
4473 CAD/year
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About

The Agricultural Economics MSc program offered by University of Saskatchewan provides opportunities for students to learn and use advanced theoretical and empirical methods in applied economics.

Overview

At Agricultural Economics MSc program offered by University of Saskatchewan 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. 

Students at Agricultural Economics MSc program offered by University of Saskatchewan will gain knowledge in: 

  • 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.

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

Credits

60 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
B
B (recommended)

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

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    8096 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8096 CAD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    4473 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4473 CAD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Saskatoon

1279 - 1865 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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