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What will I learn?

Graduate Programs in Geography emphasize human-environment geography, environmental geography, environmental geoscience, and geomatics. Graduate Programs in the department of Geography, Environment and Geomatics reflect our expertise in: Environmental Governance and Conservation Social Science; Biophysical Systems and Processes, and Geomatics; and Socioeconomic Spaces and Change. Within these areas, faculty and graduate students work together on research projects throughout Canada and the United States with some research in Southeast Asia, Oceania and the Pacific and Latin America.

Faculty Expertise

Political Ecology

Environmental Governance

Conservation Social Science

Biogeography

Hydrology

Geomorphology

GIS and Remote Sensing

Resource Management

Consumption Geography

Food Systems, Security, and Waste

Career Opportunities:

Planner, natural resource manager, or conservation practitioner

Environmental/social policy analyst

GIS specialist

Forestry, mining, or waste management consultant

Which department am I in?

College of Social and Applied Human Science

Study options

Full Time (Completed over nine semesters)

Tuition fees
CAD$13,120.54 (US$ 9,886) per year
Start date

Expected January 2023

Venue

University of Guelph

50 Stone Road East,

Guelph,

Ontario (ON),

N1G 2W1, Canada

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Applicants must have: Completed a Bachelor’s and a Master’s degree, Recognized post-secondary institution, Minimum B average in their Master’s program (department may require higher standing), Demonstrated strong potential for research. International English Language Testing System (Academic) (IELTS) - 6.5, Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL Internet-based test (iBT)) – 89, A minimum score of 21 must be achieved in each of the four categories (listening, speaking, reading, writing), Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE-A) 60, Canadian Academic English Language Test (CAEL) 70, Michigan English Language Assessment Battery (MELAB) 85.

For international students

PhD applicants must have a minimum 80% (A-) average in their graduate-level studies.

English Language Proficiency

Canadian Academic English Language Test (CAEL) - 70

International English Language Testing System (Academic) (IELTS) - 6.5

Michigan English Language Assessment Battery (MELAB) - 85

Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE-A) Note: A minimum score of 60 must be achieved in each individual component - 60

Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL Internet-based test (iBT)) Note: A minimum score of 21 must be achieved in each of the four categories (listening, speaking, reading, writing) – 89

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