Simon Fraser University - Master's Degree

Simon Fraser University (SFU) has three campuses across Canada. Located in Burnaby, Surrey, and Vancouver, SFU offers a wide range of master's degree programs across eight faculties.
  • Average Tuition CAD 15,500
  • Acceptance Rate 60%
  • Students 4,000
  • International Students 29.3%
  • Campus Setting City

School Description

Simon Fraser University (SFU) is a comprehensive university with campuses in British Columbia, Canada. Offering a wide range of master's degree programs in Computing Science, Archaeology, Earth Sciences, Humanities, Business, Communication and Education, SFU is home to the Faculty of Applied Sciences, Arts and Social Sciences, Beedie School of Business, Communication, Art and Technology, Education, Environment, Health Sciences and Science. Some of the renowned SFU alumni include Olympic gold medal winners, Daniel Igali and Carol Huynh.
  • 01The office of International Services for Students (ISS) offers international students a wide range of support and services including academic resources, and advising.
  • 02The student-led Global Community Mentorship Program (GCMP) offers international students assistance with transitioning into the college and the Canadian culture.
  • 03SFU is the only Canadian member of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA).

Master Programs

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    Applied Legal Studies

    CAD 6,341 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Law. The program offers courses that focus on the principles of criminal law, contract law, constitutional and administrative law; mooting; and drafting legal documents.

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    Big Data

    CAD 23,715 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Software Engineering. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the application of scientific and mathematical principles to the design, analysis, verification, validation, implementation, and maintenance of computer software systems.

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    Biomedical Science

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Biomedical Science. The program combines biology and medicine and offers courses that focus on the study of molecular biology, parasitology, and toxicology.

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    Business Administration

    CAD 22,202 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Business Administration. The program offers courses that focus on the study of management theory; human resource management and behavior; accounting, purchasing and logistics; organization and production; marketing; and business decision-making.

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    Business Administration - Management of Technology

    CAD 21,633 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Business Engineering. The program offers courses that focus on the study of accounting; engineering economy; financial management; industrial and human resource management; industrial psychology; management information systems; mathematical modeling and optimization; quality control; operations research; safety and health issues; and environmental program management.

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    Business Administration, Northwestern

    CAD 26,221 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Business Economics. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the systematic and efficient allocation of resources; economic theory; micro and macroeconomics; comparative economic systems; banking systems; international economics; quantitative analytical methods; and public policy.

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    Comparative Media Arts

    CAD 7,329 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual and practical knowledge of Media Studies. The program offers highly interdisciplinary courses that combine the study of communications, technology, sociology, history and journalism.

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    Computer Science

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual and practical knowledge of Computer Science. The program offers courses that focus on the study of artificial intelligence, cyber security, the blockchain, and big data.

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    Digital Media

    CAD 49,500 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of marketing research and consumer behavior. The program offers courses that focus on the study of demand analysis; profit relationships; pricing theory; marketing campaigns and strategic planning; market segments; advertising methods; and sales operations and management.

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    Ecological Restoration

    CAD 19,725 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Environmental Engineering. The program offers courses that focus on basic engineering principles and how they connect to the environment, engineering thermodynamics, the fundamentals of process engineering and chemistry.

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    Economics

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Economics. The program offers courses that focus on microeconomics, macroeconomics, econometrics, economic statistics, history of economic thought and political economy.

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    Education

    CAD 8,393 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the concepts of Education. The program offers courses that focus on the study of research, and administrative and support services related to learning and teaching.

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    Engineering

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Engineering. The program offers courses that focus on the study of mathematical, scientific and technological principles in reference to the design of engines, machines, structures, and electrical systems.

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    Finance

    CAD 21,633 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the principles of Finance. The program offers courses that focus on the study of core business disciplines such as management, accounting, and marketing.

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    Global Communication

    CAD 12,066 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the concepts of Communication. The program offers courses that focus on public relations, connectivity and culture, multimedia, digital analytics, communication law and ethics, creative writing, and media design.

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    Heritage Resource Management

    CAD 15,600 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Social Work. The program offers courses that enable students to work with individuals, groups, and communities. The program requires students to participate in social work agencies, children's homes, and other institutions.

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    Human Resources

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the proper management and strategic approach required to recruit, train, develop and sustain employees in an organization.

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    International Relations

    This program is designed to equip students with the concepts and practical application of the principles of International Relations, politics and international institutions. The program offers courses that focus on the study of foreign policy analysis; international law and organization; the comparative study of specific countries and regions; and the theory and practice of diplomacy.

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    Mechatronics Product Realization

    CAD 23,715 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Systems Engineering. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the application of scientific and mathematical principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of total systems solutions to a variety of engineering problems.

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    Physics

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Physics. The program offers courses that focus on the study of matter and energy at a fundamental level using mathematics as the primary language to communicate concepts.

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    Psychology

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Psychology. The program offers courses that focus on understanding and analyzing human behavior.

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    Public Health

    CAD 7,697 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Health Science. The program includes the study, research, and knowledge of health and the application of knowledge to improve health and cure diseases. The program offers courses that focus on human anatomy, chemistry, biology, pharmacology and public health.

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    Public Policy

    CAD 6,765 Tuition Fee

    The program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Legal Management. The program offers courses that focus on the study of law and management.

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    Publishing

    CAD 9,309 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the concepts and practical application of the fundamentals of Journalism. The program offers courses that focus on news writing and editing; reporting; photojournalism; layout and graphic design; journalism law and policy; professional standards and ethics; research methods; and journalism history and criticism.

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    Statistics

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual and practical knowledge of Statistics. The program offers courses that focus on the collection, analysis, and interpretation of data, as well as the effective communication and presentation of results relying on data.

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    Urban Studies

    CAD 7,876 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the concepts of Cultural Studies. The program offers courses that focus on culture; racial and ethnic issues; gender and popular culture; culture and media; and culture and globalization.

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Rankings

  • Times World University Rankings
    Times World University Rankings 286
  • SchoolApply Ranking
    SchoolApply Ranking 283
  • Maclean's (CA)
    Maclean's (CA) 1
  • QS Rankings (Global)
    QS Rankings (Global) 264
  • ARWU - Shanghai Ranking
    ARWU - Shanghai Ranking 300

Admission Requirements

  • Minimum incoming TOEFL iBT 20
  • Minimum incoming IELTS 6.50

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    Financial Aid & Scholarship

    In addition to the entrance scholarships offered to high-achieving international students enrolling in a full-time master's degree program at SFU, students can also be eligible to apply for a wide range of internal and external merit-based and need-based scholarships and awards.

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    Established in 1965

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    Simon Fraser University is the first Canadian member of the National Collegiate Athletic Association, the world’s largest college sports association.

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          • Testimony
            1990-1994, Double in Arts & Social Science (Economics, Poli Sci, Liberal Arts Cert)

            Intellectual stretching of your mind. Technical concepts taught are not all applicable in market place but SFU is a great place to get simultaneously bombarded and challenged out of one's comfort static mental zones. End result? Helps you in quick, flexible, thinking-on-your-feet analytical abilities.

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            2011-2016, Mechatronics Engineering & Business Administration Double Degree Program

            I am thankful for SFU's competitive Double Degree program, which is preparing me for a future management role in a variety of engineering positions.

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            1991-1995, Strong Co-op Program

            SFU's co-op program gave me my first IT job, and sent me on this wonderful career path. I could still remember the computing labs and the late nights we spent in them, completing our assignments and projects.