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Faculty of Agriculture

Master of Science (MSc)


The Master of Science in agriculture is offered at the Agricultural Campus, Truro NS, the only institution in the Atlantic Region with the faculty and facilities capable of providing such a program of study. This program is designed to provide a foundation for studies at the doctoral level and for professional careers in research and development, teaching, industry and extension.

Length of Program

  • MSc - typical time to complete is 2 years

Research Areas

  • Agribiology
  • Agribusiness, Agricultural Economics and Rural Studies
  • Agricultural Chemistry
  • Soil Science
  • Animal Science
  • Plant Science

Admission Requirements

Candidates must satisfy the general requirements for admission to the Faculty of Graduate Studies.

Contact Information

Subject Code: AGRI
Tel: 902-893-6502
Email: gradadmissions.agr@dal.ca
Address: Faculty of Agriculture, Dalhousie University
PO Box 550
Truro, NS B2N 5E3
Graduate Coordinator: Haibo Niu
Graduate Coordinator Tel: 902-893-6714
Graduate Coordinator Email: gradadmissions.agr@dal.ca
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