Canada has claimed the first position in both “Best Place to Live” and “Best Place to Study”. All the educational colleges and universities in Canada encourage students from abroad to join them and so it can be said that they are growing as per international student population. If you are looking for a high quality education with a balanced teaching style of theoretical concepts and practical experience you should definitely have a look at the top 5 Master’s course offered in Canada –
1. Master of Engineering Leadership in Urban Systems
The University of British Columbia
The University of British Columbia offers Master of Engineering Leadership in Urban Systems under their Faculty of Applied Science. This course’s objective is to train the students to take up leadership positions in planning, constructing and designing some critical systems of modern urban society such as transportation, waste management, power and data, water etc. It is a 1 year course for those people who have industry experience in this field. Financial help is also provided by the university based on student’s financial status and academic performance. Students need to have an under graduate degree in urban planning, civil engineering or similar discipline and also a 3 year professional experience in the field.
2. Masters of Management in Finance
Another sought after course in Canada is the Masters of Management in Finance offered by the McGill University. It is a 1 year program specializing in finance. Students get to learn financial concepts at an advanced level as well as real business world experience. The requirement for this course is a Bachelors degree in engineering, science, arts, economics, or commerce. This Masters course is recognized internationally because of their innovative teaching and research work. This program is divided in 11 courses and there is also a compulsory finance project for students. Scholarships are also awarded on merit basis.
3. Master of Education
Nipissing University offers a Master of Education to prepare educational leaders for classrooms, schools and all other learning environment. Students get both full time and flex time option in this course. Full time course will take 2 years. Students opting for flex time can complete this course in about 3-4 years. Flex time option is for working professionals. Online courses are also offered to full time as well as flex time students. Onsite courses are offered in North Bay and Brantford.
4. CEMS Master in International Management
CEMS The Global Alliance in Management Education
This Masters course offered by CEMS is a 1 year joint degree program. Students joining this course get the benefit of theoretical as well as practical knowledge, career entry perspectives, and also valuable professional contacts. Work experience is not required for this course. Only a bachelor’s degree is required and so most of their students are aged between 21 and 30. Since year 2005 MIM degree of CEMS has been ranked in top 3 by the Financial Times. Around 40% of their students get their first professional position abroad.
5. Master of Professional Accounting
University of Saskatchewan, Edwards School of Business
This Masters course in professional accounting offered by Edward School of Business attracts accounts students from all over Canada and internationally. Students are kept active through skills workshops, discussion of business cases and other such educational tools. This course can be taken up as 1 year or 2 year course. Students need to have a 4 year under graduate degree from any recognized college to apply for this Masters program.