Economics

Master of Arts (MA)



Program Websites


Program Contact

Sandra Augustine (econ-gradcoordinator@uwo.ca)
Graduate Coordinator

Department of Economics

Western University
Social Science Centre Rm 4074
London, Ontario N6A 5C2

t. 519-661-2111 ext. 83505
f. 519-661-3666

Our PhD-stream MA program serves as an entry path to our world-class PhD program. The program is course based, and provides a stimulating and collegial training environment designed to help students develop a strong understanding of the theory and applied tools of economics to develop superior research skills.

Program Length

  • 3 Terms (1 year)

Program Design

  • Full-time study
  • Course-based

Funding Information

Applicants (domestic and international) are encouraged to apply for the following scholarships:

Admission Requirements

  • Honours BA degree.
  • Minimum 78% average in last two years of undergraduate study.

English Language Proficiency

Applicants whose first language is not English must furnish evidence of their proficiency in the use of the English language:

Application Dates

  • February 1

Acceptance notification approximately 6-8 weeks after the deadline.