Waterloo's graduate studies application process is entirely electronic. Learn more about the graduate admissions process by visiting the sites below.

Application deadlines

Program Admit term(s) Application Deadline(s)
Master of Climate Change Fall February 1 
Climate Risk Management - GDip Fall; Winter; Spring

Fall - February 1

Winter - June 1

Spring - October 1

Academic requirements

Application materials

Both the Master of Climate Change and the Graduate Diploma in Climate Risk Management require the following application materials:

You may be required to submit an English language proficiency (ELP) examination score. The alternative higher ELP scores are required for the Climate Change programs:

  • an overall internet-based TOEFL score of at least 100 (writing 26; speaking 26), or
  • an overall score of IELTS (academic) score of 7.5 (writing 7.0; speaking 7.0)


Further inquiries can be directed to the Teresa Wilson, MCC Graduate Program Administrator.