Planning

http://geography.utoronto.ca/graduate-planning/
 
 

The Department of Geography and Planning offers facilities for research leading to the Master of Science in Planning (MScPl) and Doctor of Philosophy degrees. Faculty work involves social, economic, cultural, and other vital considerations. In spatial scale, it ranges from the design of individual communities to policy planning at the national level to international development. Planning specializations include land use, transportation, urban design, social policy, public health, economic development, international development, and the environment.

Degrees Offered

Planning MScPl, PhD

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DomesticInternational
​​ ​​​​1. All applicants must meet the School of Graduate Studies English Language Proficiency requirements​.
2. For more information on admission requirements, ple​ase review the program'​s SGS Calendar entry: www.sgs.utoronto.ca/calendar ​​​

​​​​​​​Research Stream Program Funding Information​

Base Funding Amount -

Graduate units determine a base funding amount for doctoral research stream programs and the number of years that the student will be eligible. In addition to the Base Funding, all eligible students will receive the cost of academic tuition and fees. More information about Base Funding can be found at .​

Actual Income -

Students often have the opportunity to earn additional income through research stipends, internal and external fellowships, RA employment income and TA-ships. Therefore, the average actual income of students in a program is typically higher than the Base Funding amount in that program. More information about Actual Incomes can be found at .

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Quick Facts

Domestic Students International Students
1. Application deadlines MScPI-22-Jan-2016
PhD-22-Jan-2016
MScPI-22-Jan-2016
PhD-22-Jan-2016
2.Required tests in addition to English Language Proficiency. See below or visit www.uoft.me/gradelp MScPI-n/a
PhD-n/a
MScPI-n/a
PhD-n/a
3. Minimum GPA MScPI-3.3
PhD-3.7
MScPI-3.3
PhD-3.7
4. Tuition fee -Please visit www.uoft.me/gradfees and refer to Domestic Fees.
-Please visit www.uoft.me/gradfees and refer to International Fees.
5. Direct entry option from bachelor's to PhD MScPI-n/a
PhD-No
MScPI-n/a
PhD-No
6. Is a supervisor identified before or after admission? MScPI-After
PhD-Before
MScPI-After
PhD-Before
7. If a supervisor is identified after admission (as per question above), is admission conditional upon securing a supervisor? MScPI-n/a
PhD-n/a
MScPI-n/a
PhD-n/a
8. Is a supervisor assigned by the graduate unit or secured by the applicant? MScPI-Grad Unit
PhD-Applicant
MScPI-Grad Unit
PhD-Applicant
9. Program length (full-time only) MScPI-6 sessions
PhD-4 years; 5 years direct-entry
MScPI-6 sessions
PhD-4 years; 5 years direct-entry
​​1. All applicants must meet the School of Graduate Studies English Language Proficiency requirements​. 
2. For more information on admission requirements, please review the program’s SGS Calendar entry: www.sgs.utoronto.ca/calendar