University of Guelph - Office of Graduate Studies

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Environmental Sciences (MES)

University of Guelph - Office of Graduate Studies

Faculty:School of Engineering
Field of Study:Environmental Science
Course Based:Yes
Length:1 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $2,497

This estimate represents the tuition per semester.

Careers:Environmental Impact Analysts


The School of Environmental Sciences (SES) offers a range of post-graduate programs geared to recent graduates, working professionals, and those interested in a research career. Our expertise spans several disciplines including apiculture, atmospheric and Earth sciences, ecology, entomology, environmental microbiology, plant pathology and protection, soil science, and environmental toxicology.

We offer two Master’s options and a Doctoral program. The Master of Environmental Sciences (MES) consists of either course work or course work plus a major research paper (usually completed in three semesters). The Master of Science (MSc) consists of three courses and defense of a research-based thesis and is completed in six semesters. The PhD program requires the successful completion of one course, a qualifying exam and the completion and defense of a research-based thesis and is usually completed in twelve semesters.


Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*70
These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
    Applicants require an honours science four-year degree, with a minimum “B-”.

    * 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 November 13, 2022