• Application Deadline
  • 48 months


Finally, they learn to analyze the economics of the regulatory process and the reaction of businesses to the regulatory environment. Emphasis is placed on the application of basic economic tools to policy areas.

For those students wanting only an exposure to economics, an Economics Minor is also available at Thompson Rivers University.


Typical Career Fields

  • All levels of government departments
  • Banks and other financial institutions
  • Consulting firms
  • Economic development organizations
  • Economic research and policy institutes
  • Environmental protection agencies
  • Insurance companies
  • International organizations
  • NGOs
  • Utility companies

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Canadian Financial Markets
  • Introduction to Mathematical Economics
  • Economics of Climate Change
  • Public Finance
  • International Economics
  • Labour Economics
  • The Economics of Gender
  • Government and Business
  • Economic Analysis of Law
  • Community Economic Development

                    English Language Requirements

                    You only need to take one of these language tests:

                    • Minimum required score:


                      The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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                      The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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                      The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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                    Academic Requirements

                    General Requirements

                    Open admission

                    • Grade 12 (or equivalent) or mature student status
                    • English 12/English 12 First Peoples with a minimum of 73% (or equivalent)
                    • Foundations of Math 12 or Pre-calculus 12 with a minimum C+ or equivalent

                    Tuition Fee

                    • International

                      16800 CAD/year
                      Tuition Fee
                      Based on the original amount of 67200 CAD for the full programme and a duration of 48 months.
                    We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
                    $8400/semester x duration of the program in semesters (1 year = 2 semesters)

                    Living costs for Kamloops

                    • 1240 - 1930 CAD/month
                      Living Costs

                    The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


                    Check the programme website for information about funding options.

                    Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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                    Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, Studyportals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.