Learn how to apply to UBC Graduate Programs and the MFRE Masters Degree

As a professional degree, the MFRE is one of the best full-time one year masters programs in Canada. The programs’ sole intake is September of each academic year. Admission into the MFRE program requires proven mathematical and statistical competency, and a solid background in economics. Prospective students must meet both the UBC Faculty of Graduate Studies minimum standards for admission and MFRE program specific entry requirements.

Application Deadlines

For a September 2023 Start

Application Open

Application Deadline

Reference Letters Deadline

Offer Dates

Regular Offers

September 15, 2022

January 1, 2023

January 8, 2023

February 1, 2023

The MFRE office will continue to accept applications after the deadline, however:

  • There is no guarantee that late applications will be reviewed and considered by the admissions committee.
  • Late applicants may not be considered for scholarships and awards.


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Wondering if the MFRE program is a good fit for you?

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