The Department of Economics offers a Master of Arts and a Ph.D. in Economics. The Master of Arts program includes a co-op option and the Ph.D. program is offered jointly with Carleton University.
The programs are governed by the general regulations in effect for graduate studies of the University of Ottawa. The joint doctoral program is governed by the regulations and procedures for Joint Graduate Programs and the general regulations of the graduate faculty at each of the two universities.
The joint doctoral is offered by the departments of economics at the University of Ottawa and Carleton University.
The Ph.D. program offers specialization for intensive study and thesis research in:
An honors bachelor's degree in Economics, or the equivalent, is required for admission to the master's program. An average of at least a "B" (70%) is required in the honors undergraduate program.
Note that admission to the MA program is based on a competitive process and that a "B" average does not guarantee admission.
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.
If admitted, students will receive an offer to the Masters’ course-based option. To be eligible for the Master’s program with the Major Research Paper option, students must
Other Documents Required:
The English Language Proficiency (ELP) requirements for Master of Arts Economics in Canada: are:
|Tuition Fees||C$25,719.00 /year|
|You will earn C$17,152.00/year by working 20 h * 4 weeks * 8 months * CAD 13.40/h + 20 h * 4 weeks * 8 months * CAD 13.40/h at minimum wage of C$13.40/hour.|
|Tuition Fees||C$7,370.00 /year|
|This is just an estimate. You don't have any work hour limit. You will earn C$17,152.00/year by working 20 h * 4 weeks * 8 months * CAD 13.40/h + 20 h * 4 weeks * 8 months * CAD 13.40/h at minimum wage of C$13.40/hour.|
To be eligible for the differential tuition fee exemption you must:
The differential tuition fee exemption cannot be combined with the Education Bursary for International Master’s Students or the International Doctoral Scholarship.
Further information about the Joint doctoral program in Economics is available from the Director of Doctoral Studies in economics at either University:Department of Economics
orDepartment of Economics
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