Master of Science in Resource Management and Environmental Studies (MSc)

Quick Facts

Master of Science
Resource Management and Environmental Studies
On campus
Coursework + Thesis required


 Deadlines for
Start dateStudents with Canadian or US credentialsStudents with international credentials
SeptemberJanuary 12thJanuary 12th

All official supporting documents must be received by the deadline.

Program contact details

Aquatic Ecosystems Research Laboratory
The University of British Columbia
430 - 2202 Main Mall
British Columbia, V6T 1Z4

Tuition / Program costs

FeesCanadian Citizen / Permanent Resident / Refugee / DiplomatInternational
Application Fee$96.50$156.00
Tuition *
Installments per year33
Tuition per installment$1,508.28$2,649.80
Tuition per year$4,524.84$7,949.40
Int. Tuition Award (ITA) per year (if eligible) $3,200.00 (-)
Other Fees and Costs
Student Fees (yearly)$832.00 (approx.)
Costs of living (yearly)starting at $13,561.00 (check cost calculator)
* Regular, full-time tuition. For on-leave, extension, continuing or part time (if applicable) fees see UBC Calendar.
All fees for the year are subject to adjustment and UBC reserves the right to change any fees without notice at any time, including tuition and student fees. In case of a discrepancy between this webpage and the UBC Calendar, the UBC Calendar entry will be held to be correct.


New registrations63534
Total enrolment1613121217
This program has a graduation rate of 91% based on 22 students admitted between 2005 - 2008. Based on 17 graduations between 2011 - 2014 the minimum time to completion is 1.99 years and the maximum time is 4.00 years with an average of 2.60 years of study. All calculations exclude leave times.
Admissions data refer to all UBC Vancouver applications, offers, new registrants for each year, May to April [data updated: 17 Mar 2014]. Enrolment data are based on March 1 snapshots. Program completion data are only provided for datasets comprised of more than 4 individuals. Rates and times of completion depend on a number of variables (e.g. curriculum requirements, student funding), some of which may have changed in recent years for some programs [data updated: 19 Feb 2015].

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