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master

Degree

Master of Science in Agricultural Economics

master

Degree

Master of Science in Agricultural Economics

Quick facts

  • Tuition

    $6,731 CAD

  • Application fee

    $90 CAD

  • Duration

    2 years

  • PGWP

    2-3 years

  • Min GPA

    70 out of 100

Deadlines

Term start & deadline Deadline
Fall-September 15-January-2020 2020-01-15

Overview

Master of Science in Agricultural Economics

Use advanced theoretical and empirical methods in applied economics to study real world problems in the field of agriculture and food. The university 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.

Research Facilities

USask is home to many specialized research facilities to help you with your project. The Canadian Rural Economy Research lab uses state of the art GIS packages to study rural Canada. The Social Sciences Research Laboratories provide access to shared research infrastructure and technical support while enabling community engaged research.

Program type: Project and/or thesis

Research supervisors

It is not necessary to find a potential supervisor before you begin an application.

Estimate your cost

Residency
Count of person

$10,787

Total costs

yearly

Details


Cost of living 1 person $7,092
Accommodation 1 bed room $4,056
Tuition 1 person $6,731

Hourly wage

Min wage

13 CAD / 1 hour

in Canada every student can work 20 hour per week

Required documents

1_ Transcripts
2_ English language proficiency (if required)
3_ A statement/letter of intent
4_ CV/Resume

Language requirements

GRE
not required
GMAT
not required

IELTS

6.5
6
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6
writing
6
speaking
6
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TOEFL

86
19
listening
19
writing
19
speaking
19
reading

PTE

63
59
listening
59
writing
59
speaking
59
reading

Cambridge

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Language pathway (conditional offer) is available
Duolingo English Test (DET): Score of 110 or better
Prospective graduate students who do not meet language proficiency requirements for admission may choose to fulfil those requirements by sucessfully completing the U-PREP program at the University of Saskatchewan Language Centre (USLC).
For students with a conditional admission to most graduate programs, the U-PREP program is an option to study academic English at the University of Saskatchewan before moving directly into their graduate program.

https://grad.usask.ca/admissions/admission-requirements.php#Englishlanguageproficiencyrequirements

Academic background and requirement

1_ A cumulative weighted average of at least a 70% (USask grade system equivalent) in the last two years of study (i.e. 60 credit units) 2_ A four-year honours degree, or equivalent, from a recognized college or university in an academic discipline relevant to the proposed field of study 3_ background training including training in mathematics, statistics, economic theory, and econometrics

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