The Geography program of University of Guelph reflects our expertise in: Environmental Governance and Conservation Social Science; Biophysical Systems and Processes, and Geomatics; and Socioeconomic Spaces and Change. Within these areas, faculty and graduate students work together on research projects throughout Canada and the United States with some research in Southeast Asia, Africa, Oceania, and Latin America.
Our MA and MSc programs are completed through course work and a research (either project or thesis), and span five semesters of full-time study. Our PhD program is completed over twelve semesters of full-time study. Geography students can also participate in the master’s/doctoral International Development Studies Collaborative Specialization.
Are you interested in:
- Environmental governance and conservation social science
- Food security and food waste
- Geographic Information Systems and Remote Sensing
- Climate Change and Ecosystems
- Planner, natural resource manager, or conservation practitioner
- Environmental/social policy analyst
- GIS specialist
- Forestry, mining, or waste management consultant
- Environmental Management and Governance
- Human-Environment Relations
- Biotic Processes and Biophysical Systems
- Environmental Modelling
- Global Hydrology
- Development Geography
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
DisciplinesGeography Geographical Information Systems (GIS) View 18 other Masters in Geographical Information Systems (GIS) in Canada
- Master’s applicants must have a minimum 75% average during the final two years of undergraduate study. PhD applicants must have a minimum 80% (A-) average in their graduate-level studies.
International13674 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 6837 CAD per semester during 24 months.
National4754 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 2377 CAD per semester during 24 months.
Living costs for Guelph
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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