International DevelopmentUniversity of Waterloo

About this Program

Level: Bachelor of Environmental Studies - International Development

Discpline: Environmental Studies

Length: 8 semesters

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Application Fee: $251.00
Tuition Fee: $35,400.00

Waterloo Campus

Starting Deadline Status
Sep., 2021 May 1, 2021 closed
Jan., 2022 Jan. 1, 2022 closed

Program Description

Learn to tackle issues of economic inequality, social injustice, and environmental change. Build capacity to solve problems at the local level. We’ll give you lots of tools to put in your toolkit, including business skills, problem solving, cultural understanding, economic development, social accounting, and more. Meanwhile, adding some environmental studies, social sciences, and language courses will strengthen your adaptability and thinking skills. You’ll graduate knowing how to design development projects that are ethical, environmentally sustainable, culturally responsible, and scientifically accountable.

Study and Work in Canada

Full-time undergraduate and post-graduate international students can work anywhere on or off campus without a work permit. The rules around the number of hours a student will be allowed to work may vary based on the country the student chooses to study in. International students are typically able to work up to 20 hours a week.