Western Graduate & Postdoctoral  Studies


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.

Times to Completion

  • 3 Terms (1 year)

Curriculum Options

  • Full-time study
  • Course-based

Funding Details

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.

Test Requirements

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

Application Deadline(s)

  • February 1

Acceptance notification approximately 6-8 weeks after the deadline.