M.Sc. On Campus

Agricultural Economics

McGill University

24 months
9330 CAD/year
4252 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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The Agricultural Economics program offered by McGill University provides students with applied economic concepts and tools to identify, define, and analyze economic problems affecting the performance of the agri-food sector and the environment. 


About this Program

The ideal prior preparation is an undergraduate degree in Agricultural Economics or Economics, including undergraduate courses in intermediate economic theory (micro and macro), calculus, algebra, statistics, and econometrics.

Attention is given to the development of analytical skills in the broad areas of agricultural, environmental, and ecological economics. Students may specialize, by way of their research program, in agribusiness, development, finance, marketing and trade, policy, and resource economics. The Agricultural Economics program offered by McGill University prepares graduates for rewarding careers in research, analysis, and decision-making in academia, private and NGO sectors, and government.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Thesis
  • Environmental and Natural Resource Economics
  • Microeconomic Theory
  • Macroeconomic Theory
  • Statistical Methods
  • Project Analysis
  • Econometrics
  • Quantitative Methods
  • Applied Deterministic Optimization

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


45 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3.2 (recommended)
GRE admission requirements GRE®
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online application and application fee
  • Transcripts
  • Letters of recommendation
  • Personal statement
  • Writing sample/portfolio
  • A research supervisor
  • Study permits/student visas

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    9330 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9330 CAD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    4252 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4252 CAD per year during 24 months.
Local: 1,362.60 CAD 


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