Nội dung khóa học "MSc (Planning) in Rural Planning and Development"
About this course

What will I learn?

Planning and Development are processes which permeate most human activities. Practitioners may be found working in a wide range of contexts – public and private sectors as well as not-for-profit organizations. Our program emphasizes planning for rural, regional and remote areas. Our graduates are highly successful in securing employment in the field.


This MSc program is available as a thesis option, major paper option, or course only option. The intensive (6 semester) program is accredited by the Canadian Institute of Planners.

Research Fields

The program combines research, experiential learning and active involvement with faculty in order to create a stimulating learning environment in Canadian and International Planning and Development Fields.


Municipal Planning in Rural Towns

Land Use Planning

Environmental and Resource Management

Aboriginal Community Planning and Development

Program and Project Planning

Career Opportunities:

Community Development Officer

Policy Analyst

Consulting Specialist for both International and Canadian agencies

Program and Project Planning

Which department am I in?

Ontario Veterinary College

Study options

Full Time(Intensive (6 semesters))

Tuition fees
CAD$6,837.54 (US$ 5,165) per year
Start date

6 January 2020


University of Guelph

50 Stone Road East,


Ontario (ON),

N1G 2W1, Canada

Entry requirements

For international students

Students must have a four-year Honours degree (or equivalent) with an average of at least second class honours (B-) in the last four semesters (or two years) of study.

English Language Proficiency

Canadian Academic English Language Test (CAEL) - 70

International English Language Testing System (Academic) (IELTS) - 6.5

Michigan English Language Assessment Battery (MELAB) - 85

Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE-A) Note: A minimum score of 60 must be achieved in each individual component - 60

Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL Internet-based test (iBT)) Note: A minimum score of 21 must be achieved in each of the four categories (listening, speaking, reading, writing) – 89