Queen's University - School of Graduate Studies

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Environmental Studies (M.E.S. Research-based)

Queen's University - School of Graduate Studies

Faculty:Faculty of Arts and Science
Field of Study:Environmental Studies
Areas of Research:Environmental chemistry and toxicology, Ecosystem and human health, Society, culture and economic sustainability
Thesis Based:Yes
Length:24 Month(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $7,186
Careers:Environmental Impact Analysts


The Environmental Studies program at Queen's University provides graduate-level training in the field of environmental sustainability by practicing an interdisciplinary approach to the study of the longterm nature and impacts of environmental change, the connections between today's decisions and tomorrow's welfare, and the strong dependence of human well-being on environmental quality.


Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 88] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 600]
Application Notes : We do not use GRE scores. International students must have TOEFL scores of at least 600 (paper) or TOEFL iBT minimum scores of: writing (24/30); speaking (22/30); reading (22/30); listening (20/30), for a total of 88/120.

Applicants must have the minimum score in each test as well as the minimum overall score.

Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Statement of Research Interests
Applicants are required to have a four-year Honours undergraduate degree (or the equivalent). These programs are suited to students with a wide range of education and experiences in backgrounds such as Environmental Studies, History, Biology, Chemistry, Life Sciences, Engineering, Law, Philosophy and Art. We consider grades over the last two years as well as your cumulative average. To be considered for admission, students must achieve a cumulative GPA of 3.3/4.3 (77%, B+ standing) or equivalent.

* 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 September 22, 2022