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Development Studies Option (Interdisciplinary and Collaborative Programs)

Degrees offered
Dates for Guaranteed Consideration
Dates for Guaranteed Consideration are defined by the home departments; please contact one of the departments below concerning Dates for Guaranteed Consideration.
Program Info
The Development Studies Option (DSO) is a cross-disciplinary M.A. program that is unique in Canada, if not the world, because it is designed to provide students with a strong practical and theoretical foundation for engaging in genuinely cross-disciplinary research. Successful applicants to the DSO must first be admitted into the M.A. programs of one of the six participating departments listed below.
Departments Who Offer This Option
For more information, please contact the Institute for the Study of International Development or the Graduate Studies Coordinator in any of the participating programs.