Graduate Studies at University of Waterloo


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Program Information

School:Graduate Studies at University of Waterloo
Faculty:Faculty of Arts
Degree:Master; Co-op
Field of Study:Economics, General
Description:In our graduate programs, you will develop a strong understanding of economic theory, essential econometric tools of analysis and the research skills to apply this training to issues relevant within the public and private sectors.

We offer training in the areas of public policy, labour economics, macro-economics, monetary economics, econometrics, natural resources, environmental and health economics.
URL:Economics at Graduate Studies at University of Waterloo
Careers:Securities Agents, Investment Dealers and BrokersBanking, Credit and Other Investment ManagersEconomists

Admission Requirements


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    An Honours bachelor's degree (or equivalent) with a 75% average. Students must have strong preparation in economics and in the mathematical tools needed to be successful in the program, including the following university-level courses: Advanced microeconomics Advanced macroeconomics Advanced econometrics Mathematical economics; as an equivalent two terms of calculus and one term of linear algebra A GRE score is not required but is recommended for all international students applying to the program.

    Application Notes : Application materials: Transcript(s) References Number of references: 2 Type of references: academic English language proficiency (ELP) (if applicable)

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Modified on October 14, 2016