University of Windsor - Faculty of Graduate Studies

Environmental Science

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Program Information

School:University of Windsor - Faculty of Graduate Studies
Faculty:Great Lakes Institute for Environmental Research (GLIER)
Field of Study:Environmental Science
Description:The University of Windsor is a very unique institution that provides an exceptional experience for its Faculty of Science students. We are a mid-sized campus that offers you a personalized education and the opportunity to form connections with faculty members, as well as other students. GLIER will encourage you to find and follow your passion in the environmental field and research of your choice. In addition, you will benefit from having access to the Great Lakes to experientially learn about local environmental issues, and have your research make a difference in the community.

Our two-year MSc program offers research opportunities that help develop advanced laboratory and field skills using the institute’s multi-disciplinary approach. Students can register in courses and seminars designed to guide them in their research efforts. Additionally, our program leads to the completion of a thesis defense and work submitted for publication at its conclusion

URL:Environmental Science at University of Windsor - Faculty of Graduate Studies
Thesis Based:Yes
Length:1 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $8,863

Costs represent fees per term.
Careers:Environmental Impact Analysts

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*77 to 100
Test Scores:
  • International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 220] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 83]
Application Notes : GLIER graduate programs do not require GRE scores but do require English Language Proficiency Score Equivalencies if there are students applying internationally. All applicants whose native language is not English must demonstrate proficiency in English to be considered for admission.
Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Statement of Research Interests
Students applying to this graduate program are required to have at least a B+ average in their last two years of study in an undergraduate degree in a related field (biology, chemistry, earth sciences). In addition, students must provide letters of recommendation (2), a Statement of Research Interests (500 words), and evidence of research experience. Prospective students are also strongly encouraged to collaborate with a prospective GLIER supervisor prior to application.

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

* 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 April 25, 2023