We welcome students with backgrounds in the social sciences. Students with background in the natural sciences, business, arts, and/or practitioners are also welcome to apply and may be admitted with additional course requirements. In addition to the admission application requirements outlined in Section 1.0 of the Graduate Academic Calendar, applicants must also supply a sample of written work (essay or course paper) as part of their application.

Message to prospective applicants: We recommend you contact a potential supervisor prior to applying. To learn more about our faculty’s areas of research expertise please click here. See also the document Tips on Applying to the MA in International Studies for further information on applying and scholarships.

Applications deadline are December 15th to start the program in September semester. For students seeking admission for the January Semester, the application deadline is May 1st.

More information on applying to Master's degree in International Studies at UNBC can be found here.