Master of Environment and Sustainability Admissions Information

Admissions for Fall 2022

We will be accepting applications for fall 2022 through the online application system which opens on October 1, 2021. The deadline for applications for early admission is February 10, 2022, after which applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.  

Admission Requirements

Applicants are admitted under the General Regulations of the School of Graduate Studies and must also satisfy the School of the Environment’s admission requirements stated below:

  • An appropriate honours bachelor’s degree (HBSc, HBA, or equivalent) that includes at least a minor in environment, sustainability, or a closely related field, from a recognized university with a minimum standing equivalent to a University of Toronto B+ in each of the final two years of study. Meeting this requirement does not guarantee admission into the program.
  • Applicants should have completed a combination of majors and minors spanning more than one discipline or have equivalent interdisciplinary experience.
  • International students should consult the School of Graduate Studies degree equivalency tool to confirm that they fulfill requirements to apply to the Master of Environment and Sustainability.
  • Applicants must demonstrate an adequate level of proficiency in English, regardless of country of origin. International students are expected to follow School of Graduate Studies’ policies regarding English as a Second. For language testing requirements refer to English-language proficiency testing for more details

Applications will be evaluated in their entirety. All submitted documents, including academic transcripts, reference letters, applicant statements and CVs, will be considered as part of the admissions process.