Renewable Resources, M.Sc.

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  • Tuition Fee
    7971 USD/year
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    3613 USD/year
    Tuition fee
    1164 USD/year
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  • English (take IELTS)
University rank #42 (WUR) ,
The Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences is located on McGill Universitys Macdonald campus, in the Montreal suburb of Ste-Anne-de-Bellevue. It is an oasis of green space in the midst of an urban environment, occupying a splendid waterfront setting connected by a free 45-minute shuttle ride to the Downtown campus


Specialties typically have exceptionally strong backgrounds in one or more of these specialties and an interest in research that advances both theory and applied management of natural resources. After completing their degrees they go on to careers in academia, environmental policy, government agencies, industry, and other fields.

McGill University is one of Canada's best-known institutions of higher learning and one of the leading universities in the world. With students coming to McGill from some 150 countries, our student body is the most internationally diverse of any research-intensive university in the country.

McGill was founded in 1821 thanks to a generous bequest by James McGill, and since then, we've grown from a small college to a bustling university with two campuses, 10 faculties, some 300 programs of study, and 40,000 students. The University also partners with four affiliated teaching hospitals to graduate over 1,000 health care professionals each year.

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • environmental and ecological economics
  • environmental health and toxicology
  • forest ecology
  • fish and fisheries biology
  • landscape ecology
  • limnology
  • micrometeorology
  • soil science
  • wildlife biology.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Credits
    46 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
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English Language Requirements

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Academic Requirements

All applications require:
  • Online application and application fee
  • Transcripts
  • Letters of recommendation
Applications may additionally require:
  • Personal statement
  • Writing sample/portfolio
  • A research supervisor
  • Test scores (GRE, GMAT, etc.)
  • English proficiency exam
  • Study permits/student visas

Tuition Fee

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    7971 USD/year
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    3613 USD/year
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    1164 USD/year
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