Economics, M.A. | University of Ottawa | Ottawa, Canada
12 months
18346 CAD/year
4912 CAD/year
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Economics from University of Ottawa represents a place of excellence in knowledge creation, research and training.


At Economics from University of Ottawa research is rich, innovative and varied, contributing to the depth of understanding and breadth of discussions on a variety of issues nationally and internationally.  This research, whether it be fundamental, theoretical, applied or action-oriented, is generated by our renowned expertise, ultimately culminating in applications designed to influence individual communities and the betterment of society.

Students at Economics from University of Ottawa will gain knowledge in:

  • International Studies
  • Francophonie
  • Public Policy
  • Health, Well-Being
  • Justice, Society

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Economic Growth 
  • Post-keynesian Theory: Value And Production 
  • Econometrics 
  • Stage Coop I / Co-op Work Term 
  • History Of Economic Thought And Methodology
  • Economic System Design 
  • Applied General Equilibrium Modelling
  • Public Economics: Expenditure 
  • Public Economics: Taxation 
  • Topics In Theory Of Public Economics 
  • Topics In Environmental And Resource Economics 
  • Topics In Industrial Organization 
  • Industrial Organization 
  • Economics Of Natural Resources 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits



On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An honours bachelor's degree in Economics, or the equivalent, is required for admission to the master's program. An average of at least "B" (70%) is required in the honours undergraduate program.
  • Applicants may, in some cases, be admitted to a qualifying program designed to bring their knowledge to the level required to pursue a master's in Economics. To proceed to the master's level, a new application must be submitted.
  • 2 Recommendation letters
  • Transcripts 
  • English Proficiency
  • Resume required

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18346 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9173 CAD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    4912 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2456 CAD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Ottawa

1168 - 1925 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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