Concordia University - School of Graduate Studies

Economics (PhD)

Program Information

School:Concordia University - School of Graduate Studies
Faculty:Faculty of Arts and Science
Degree:Doctorate
Field of Study:Economics, General
Description:The Ph.D. program provides state-of-the-art training in economics for those who wish to enter an academic career, or pursue private or public sector careers in economics at a senior level.

The research fields of this department are economic development, economic dynamics, econometrics, environmental and natural resources economics, financial and monetary economics, game theory, industrial organization, international trade and finance, labour economics, microeconomics, macroeconomics, public economics, and regional economics.
URL:Economics (PhD) at Concordia University - School of Graduate Studies
Thesis Based:Yes
Length:4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $12,375

Approximate total program costs in Canadian dollars (based on 2016-2017 rates). Amounts include tuition, compulsory fees, health and dental plan as well as international health insurance.


These are estimations of tuition fees for students enrolled in a fall term and who complete all degree requirements in 8 consecutive terms (90-credit doctoral programs).

To estimate the cost of your education at Concordia and learn how tuition fees are calculated visit, concordia.ca/tuitionandfees

Careers:Securities Agents, Investment Dealers and BrokersEconomists

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*75
Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 577] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 90]

Application form. 100$ CDN. Transcripts and proof of degree (university studies). Statement of purpose (500 words). Resume (CV). 3 reference letters (from professors preferably). TOEFL/IELTS (For international applicants). Birth certificate (if Canadian)

Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  • Statement of Research Interests

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on July 28, 2017

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